Hotel de Grendel

Grendelplein 17, Valkenburg, Limburg, 6301 BS, Netherlands | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Valkenburg

Tomb Raider

A travel blog entry by gallopmonkey

... and had to wait for a slow guy at the ticket kiosk. No worry, I thought, Netherlands rail shows that trains leave every 15 minutes for another half hour. I hopped on the next one, and when the conductor came through to check tickets, I double-checked. Of course, this train was not going to Sittard (the change station for Maastricht), so I had to get off at Utrecht (oh, the irony…!). That said, he was very helpful (a trait of Dutch people, ...

What I Came Here to do - School

A travel blog entry by jamesupdike

... I only have to worry about and prepare for the 2, which really doesn't have much more work than 2 classes would at the U.

They also do presentations much differently here. I had to give a presentation about arbitrage and parities in my International Financial Management class yesterday. The way that presentations work is that you essentially ask the class to tell you what you are supposed to be presenting. Example: "What is arbitrage?" This is crazy to ...

Back online

A travel blog entry by kommalegacyteam

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I am sure you can appreciate that we aggressively chase spammer so that our members can enjoy the site with few disruption.

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Prince Carnaval

A travel blog entry by jamesupdike

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In Maastricht, Carnaval is a huge celebration. Originally, it began as a Catholic celebration right before Lent begins. Now, it's just one big, three-day-long party. People here begin preparing for the event in November, even though Carnaval is the first weekend in March. Suffice it to say, it's a big deal here in Maastricht and I'm so excited to be able to participate. We even get an entire week off of school for it.

Saturday night, ESN threw ...

Exploring Maastricht

A travel blog entry by jamesupdike

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... up to the City Hall and then stopped and the band was milling around for a while very casually. A Dutch woman came up to us and explained exactly what was going on, we must have looked really confused. The marching band went into the City Hall and unveiled the new clothes for Carnaval to the city government, or something along those lines. It was really cool to have run into that because there is no way we would have known about it otherwise. ...

Location

This hotel, located on Grendelplein 17, Valkenburg, is near Thermae 2000, Holland Casino Valkenburg, Fairy Tale Forest (Sprookjesbos), and Cauberg Cavern (Gemeentegrot).
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TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel de Grendel Valkenburg

3.50 of 5 stars Very Good