Travel Blogs from Maastricht, Netherlands

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Rainy Day in Maastricht, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

Rainy Day in Maastricht

A travel blog entry by joshlyn

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Hello there! I did some further exploring of Maastricht today. It was a dreary day, cold and rainy. But we braved the weather and explored the city. I'd guess we walked about 5-6 miles. You can walk just about anywhere of importance in under 25 ...

Crazy night out with the Welsh, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

Crazy night out with the Welsh

A travel blog entry by joshlyn

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Hey all~ There are ten students from Wales studying with us during March. I have a class with about six of them, and have become great friends with Nicola, Claire, Rodric, and Sally. We went out Saturday night with the intention of making it to the ...

A long walk.., Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

A long walk..

A travel blog entry by joshlyn

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... transformed into a hotel and a restuarant (one of the most expensive places to eat and sleep in the south of the Netherlands) We were a bit underdressed to venture inside but the gardens and caves were beautiful in their own right. After the Chateau we ...

Maastricht; beautifully unique, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

Maastricht; beautifully unique

A travel blog entry by larissajcroom

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... made plans to catch up on the weekend. I continued walking the city passing the Helpoort, the oldest surviving town gate in the Netherlands, and along the river until I made my way back to the station. Maastricht is small and quiet but a very pretty ...

My Study Abroad Buddies, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

My Study Abroad Buddies

A travel blog entry by joshlyn

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Here are some pictures of my wonderful new friends. Good Times, Good ...

The last of the Netherlands, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

The last of the Netherlands

A travel blog entry by adambrownell

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Maastricht was a lovely place, certainly an improvement on Rotterdam. However, it was a very expensive city! Just wonder the streets and experience it for yourself. You'll find some cheap bars around if you look hard enough, but in the end it always drew ...

Bowling, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

Bowling

A travel blog entry by joshlyn

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Wednesday nights have been designated bowling night. It has been quite awhile since I have been bowling and my final score of 54 points definately reflected this. I am in serious need of some practice. I console myself with the fact that I have quite a ...

Arrival in Maastricht, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

Arrival in Maastricht

A travel blog entry by joshlyn

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Well here goes....this is my first trial run so hopefully they will get better as time goes by. I arrived in Maastricht on Wednesday morning. I found a hotel in my travel guide....the cheapest one listed....It was a very nice place. It was above a cafe, ...

Last Week of Class, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

Last Week of Class

A travel blog entry by joshlyn

Boy does time fly here, I cannot believe that my first class is almost over! I really enjoyed the class and only hope that the rest will be as good. I found out this morning I got an A which feels great but frustrating at the same time because the grade ...

Carnival In Maastricht, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

Carnival In Maastricht

A travel blog entry by joshlyn

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Carnival in Maastricht was indeed interesting. EVERYONE is involved from the young to old, dressed up in elaborate, and sometimes ridiculous costumes. As you can tell nearly everyone in the MCTS program got involved as well! Some a little crazier than ...

Count down to Paris, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

Count down to Paris

A travel blog entry by joshlyn

Hey guys~ The countdown has begun and yes it is a staggering 1 day before I am back in Paris, "the city of lights" It is still quite surreal that it is so easy to spend the weekend in Paris. I plan to spend a day at the Louvre, nights enjoying french ...

First Day of Classes, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

First Day of Classes

A travel blog entry by joshlyn

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Today was the first day of class, and I have to say the most exciting first day I have ever had. The name of my first class is "Comparison of Higher Education in the United States and the European Union" (quite a mouthful huh?) There are only 8 students ...

Our Biking Adventure!, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

Our Biking Adventure!

A travel blog entry by joshlyn

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WE FINALLY DID IT! Hanna and I have been planning to rent bikes, we have talked about it for about a month, and have pushed it back for four days and today we finally did it. It was so much fun. I wish I had bought a bike at the very beginning, it is so ...

A nice walk in Maastricht, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

A nice walk in Maastricht

A travel blog entry by joshlyn

... , so I have no idea exactly what I am looking at. But now I can say that I have visited the Natural History Museaum in Maastricht! Life is good here, I am having a great time though I have two wishes...that the damn sun would shine and that I could have ...

Tunnels Galore, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

Tunnels Galore

A travel blog entry by rbair

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... out of tennis balls). It was fun to watch. It was also interesting to note that this whole southern region of the Netherlands had remained Catholic, while the rest of Dutchlandia had turned protestant. On our way to the castle we passed through three ...

Carnaval, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

Carnaval

A travel blog entry by kerryco64

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An update and a couple of pictures!!, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

An update and a couple of pictures!!

A travel blog entry by joshlyn

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Hello all~ I do not have much to write today....I have a really bad cold and just took some cold medicine so in about fifteen minutes I will be out cold! I can already feel my head clouding over. I have some new pictures to share. Most of them are ...

Struik Grand Finale, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

Struik Grand Finale

A travel blog entry by tofor85

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... Holland, towering over the countryside an amazing 300 metres above sea level!.. At this spot, the borders of Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands merge, so Nat took her first step in Belgium.Last but not least, to Maastrict, one of the oldest cities in ...

A short day, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

A short day

A travel blog entry by dynamo

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... didnīt bother. I could have managed to carry drugs and sex-workers in my panniers all the way to... Holland. Ah, I understand. Maastricht I have only heard of because of the treaty, so was pleased to discover that its a beautiful, historic city, with ...

Maastricht, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

Maastricht

A travel blog entry by roadtripping

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... and raining. It's hard to play tourist in this unusually cold and rainy summer. We stayed for 2 days anyway since Maastricht, being a historical city, is so pretty and charming, despite the gloomy weather. It has its history dating back to the ...

The city of Maastricht, Limburg, Holland, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

The city of Maastricht, Limburg, Holland

A travel blog entry by rickandwill

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... in the architecture. Maastricht is also the location for the signing of the namesake treaty,which created the modern EU in 1992. Maastricht sits on a little geographic appendage dangling down like a appendix but it is well worth a visit. We were able to ...

My new home!, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

My new home!

A travel blog entry by abauerly

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         Maastrict is the cutest little town. It is full of history and friendly individuals! At first it was a little scary being here without those I love and all on my own, and yes I had a few breakdowns and I ...

From Holland into Germany and back into Holland., Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

From Holland into Germany and back into Holland.

A travel blog entry by rickandwill

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... to talk to you for that little while anyway. This morning we headed for the Dutch province of Limburg and it's capital city Maastricht. Limburg is that funny little appendage stuck to the eastern side of the country. Once again Basil took us to some nice ...

Andre, Andre!, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

Andre, Andre!

A travel blog entry by eaglesflight

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... finally there.  If you are an Andre Rieu fan and ever get the chance to see him perform on Het Vrijthof in Maastricht - take it!  Nothing beats this experience. I will let the pictures and their commentary tell the story of our final European ...

Maastricht: Land of bicycle and hot girls, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

Maastricht: Land of bicycle and hot girls

A travel blog entry by talim2707

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... Anyway, lets get started.  It's almost 2:00 am here.  Last Wednesday I visited the city of Maastericht in the Netherlands.  For geographical purposes its a university town located on both sides of the Meuse river in the south-eastern part of the ...

Terug Naar de Zachte

Terug Naar de Zachte "G"

A travel blog entry by eaglesflight

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... city walls and fortifications are still present. The afternoon saw us take a relaxing cruise on the River Maas (from whence Maastricht has derived its name).  Before the concert which was to be our final highlight - Andre op Het Vrijthof - we ...

Klaar voor de start..?, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

Klaar voor de start..?

A travel blog entry by kyra.d

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... ik mijn tassen volgepropt tot aan de 25 kilo precies, en vrijdag ben ik met wat omleidingen en vertraging van Zutphen naar Maastricht gereisd. Daar heb ik een goede tijd gehad met goed gezelschap, al heb ik uiteindelijk maar weinig van de oude stad ...

Maastricht Dag Reis, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

Maastricht Dag Reis

A travel blog entry by alex_ioana2010

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...more like Maastricht pastry trip. But more on that later! Today we ventured into the deep south of the Netherlands, to Maastricht, a small city about an hour south by train from Eindhoven. It's a very pretty, old city on the river Maas, renowned for ...

Hop starting with Maastricht... welcome!, Maastricht, Netherlands travel blog

Hop starting with Maastricht... welcome!

A travel blog entry by maplefanta

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... go in town and I will try to solve the fact that my bank card isnt working in the Netherlands so I can't withdraw :S Another quiet day in Maastricht, thing goes quite fine beside that I'm bumping and hurting myself into anything that stand on my ...

A Sunny Saturday, Maastricht, The Netherlands travel blog

A Sunny Saturday

A travel blog entry by maustravels

Woke up late and met Inez and Klaas for coffee on The Onze Lieve Frau Plein. It's sunny and a bit cool but nice enough to sit outside after coffee we walked down to have a vlaai on the river bank but the service was so slow....took ages to get the food ...

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