Category Archives: 2011

Sofia and Rila, (Bulgaria)

“Roman: Ulpia Serdica”, “Greek: Serdonpolis, Triaditsa”, “Ottoman: Sofya” Almost 6 years have passed since our first and only time in Sofia, and Bulgaria itself. A long time once again for a rather large and nice capital city, with a lot of … Continue reading

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Porto, (Portugal)

“Roman: Portus Cale”, “O Porto: The Port”, “A Cidade Invicta: The Unconquered City” Over 6 years have passed since our first and only time in this incredible city, and still not sure how so much time have passed to return … Continue reading

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Aachen, (Germany)

“Aix-la-Chapelle”, “Capital of Charlemagne Empire”, “Coronation place of German Kings” 26th of November, 2011 The last weekend visit of the year to Düsseldorf, and with all the Christmas markets already opened in every city in Germany who can resist the temptation to … Continue reading

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Bonn, (Germany)

“Federal City of Bonn”, “Second official residence of the president of Germany” 29th of October, 2011 On another of the many weekends I spend in the year in Düsseldorf and as usual moving around the whole region in search of … Continue reading

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Monschau, (Germany)

“Montjoie” 13th of August, 2011 After spending the morning and part of the afternoon in Liege, Belgium (check my previous entry for the guide), we drove for the second part of this trip to Monschau in Germany while heading back … Continue reading

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Liege, (Belgium)

“Liudik, People”, “Leodium” 13th of August, 2011 Another weekend and another new destination. Although I flew into Düsseldorf and stayed there over the weekend as I’ve been doing before for the many other trips nearby where Düsseldorf is my base. … Continue reading

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The Hague, (Netherlands)

“Residential City”, “Court City”, “Peace and Justice” 29th of May, 2011 Continuing on to our final point of the trip in this area of the Netherlands; we arrive to the capital of South Holland. Seat of the government of Netherlands, … Continue reading

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Delft and Kinderdijk, (Netherlands)

“Delven (Diggin)”, “Residence of William of Orange” 29th of May, 2011 Moving on to our next step of this trip after visiting Rotterdam the day before, it’s the time for a much more relaxing walk around the streets of the … Continue reading

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