More Spanish Badlands – Follow the Road to Lugros

If you ever find yourself in the vicinity of Granada, consider making this short road trip. It will take about half a day and the itinerary is easy to follow. And you will be rewarded with stunning landscapes, such as on the road to Belerda. Set your GPS on Marchal, known for its beautiful clay …

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Snap of the Day – An Architectural Gem

Slowly but surely, August is coming to an end... And what a month it has been! A very hot one, which explains why we have mostly sought some refreshment in nature. Sometimes we did see some beautiful castles, like this one... Moreover, it has also been a month of some unexpected and spectacular discoveries. September …

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Discover the Timeless Beauty of the Place Stanislas (Nancy)

Although it only takes you three hours and a half to drive from Brussels to Nancy, this French city has a completely different vibe than the Belgian capital. And even though the weather was far from sunny - as you can clearly see in the pictures, Nancy has a certain Mediterranean atmosphere... Who Is Stanislas? …

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Is Blankenberge Worth a Visit?

Summers can be hot in Belgium. And as soon as temperatures approach 30 degrees Celsius and more, a lot of Belgians will go to the coast. Given the fact that our coastline is less than 70 kilometers long, bigger places like Blankenberge can become quite crowded during (summer) holidays and long weekends. Part of the …

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Introduction to La Alpujarra – Driving from Lanjarón to Trevelez

It has been a bit too quiet on this website... Because of the pandemic, Lars and I have decided not to travel abroad this year. Instead, we are exploring Granada and some other provinces as well. And the more excursions we make, the more places we find that also need exploring! On top of all …

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A Spanish Version of Badlands – The Road to Belerda and Beyond

Have you ever experienced that you plan to visit location A and end up exploring location B and be completely impressed? That's what happened to us in late June. We had the plan to explore the ruins of a tower, not far from a small village called Huélago. Huélago We are actually not sure whether …

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Discover Our Favorite Place in the Province of Granada

Imagine it's the month of February. The first signs of Spring are in the air. You feel an irresistible longing to be outside. So you decide to go picnicking, at a lake. Although we were both wearing a sweater, we could easily have done with a T-shirt. There were other people around, which is the …

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A First Exploration of Iznalloz and Its Tapas

Lars and I have been living in Inalloz since the end of February. Now, you will not find our small town in any travel guide. But that doesn't mean that it has nothing to offer. But first, where exactly are we located? Iznalloz We are to the north of Granada, about 25 minutes away by …

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Exploring the Judaica Trail in Warsaw

Lars and I were only in the Polish capital for 2 days and we knew that it was better to concentrate on one theme instead of running around aimlessly. The very first day, we went to the closest tourist information office possible. We chose the places that appealed the most to us. To be honest, …

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Discover Prompt, Day 6: Hands

Hands... What do I do with my hands? Not much, because I actually am very clumsy. But, I am a decent cook apparently, given your reactions to the prompt of yesterday. And I photograph a lot, but if you are a regular visitor to this website, you already know that. By the way, if you …

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