first 24 hours in vancouver

jojo: what do i like? -asian food.  the familiarity of restaurants -my computer.  no longer must i work off of one 13″ screen; this isn’t the 80s anymore. -not having to pay for bathrooms and water.  i probably spent the equivalent of an overseas flight on water alone. -no more math in my head for […]

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weekly recap #27 – rotterdam

q. current home/addy where i stayed (neighbourhood) and how long a. rotterdam (kralingen-crooswuk, airbnb, 7 nights) q. favourite meal a. all our meals were pretty low key this week.  we ate half of our meals at home and had a few favs from market q. most memorable moment / best highlight a. our final beach […]

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bruges after dark

bruges is such a fantasy-like town that as good looking as it is during the day, it’s even better looking at night.  the canals and towers are lit up and if you’re lucky, you’ll still catch some swans swimming around.  we had planned to take some photos on our first two nights in town but […]

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sightseeing in bruges

bruges, in a nutshell, is one big theme park.  it is an absolutely beautiful city that has history dating back to the 9th century when it was founded by vikings.  over the next 500 years the city grew thanks to its waterways being used to transport goods as well as its flourishing cloth industry.  all […]

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getting our tourist on in brussels

while we passed many hours in brussels stuffing our faces with things that made us smile we also squeezed in some sightseeing.   i had my eyes set on musee herge otherwise known as the tintin museum 🙂  the creator of tintin, georges remi (his initials backwards are RG which transformed into him signing his works […]

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