Two weeks ago Svenja and I borrowed her mom’s camping van and headed off for an overnight trip. Being the history nerds that we are, we decided on a quick trip out to Arras in France and Ypres in Belgium, … Continue reading
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Tagged Arras, Belgium, caravan, caravaning, France, Germany, Great War, history, Ieper, open road, photography, travel, weekend, weekend trip, World War 1, writing, Ypres
A few weeks ago (read: October) Svenja and I wanted to get away from Trier for a day, so we headed off to the Caves of Remouchamps in Belgium.
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Tagged Bastogne, Belgium, Europe, history, humor, humour, photography, travel, traveling, travelling, Trier, WW2, year abroad
This last Friday Beth (Wales), Whitney (US), and I (CAD, obvs.) rented a car to drive to Bruges in Belgium. Joining us were Whitney’s guests from New Mexico, Chris and Patty. I’m not sure what we had expected, but when … Continue reading