Travel Blogs from Doenrade
... s place of whom we were invited to spend a few days with them.Ewoud spent some time with us in 2000 and 2003 and since then he met lovely Hanneke and now have 2 beautiful children and Nienke and Floortje, who are the Apples of their parents eye.They are just beautiful , Yesterday we spent the day in Maastricht we visited the Vrijthof Plain where Sonja ,Gerry, Rien ,and I sat in the pouring rain to watch Andre Riue 3 yrs ago it looked so different without the settings ...
... of the walls and truly epic landscaping. The Villa Flora was a nice break from the wind, and held some very cool flower displays, a treehouse, and cultural exhibits and shops for Tibet, Bhutan, Japan, and other nearby countries (we also got free photobooth photos there :D). Outside I found a climbing molecule and couldn't resist. Then it was through the slightly creepy poetry art installation, where speakers on trees screamed and whispered and sung at you ...
I guess the theme to all these posts is beer, but come on. We are in the Netherlands, Germany, and Belgium after all. As you can tell we drank some great Belgian beer and had some great chocolate. Tongeren was also interesting because it is one of the oldest towns in Belgium, so it had a lot of cool old buildings and crumbling cobblestone ...
... did was a trip out to some World War II caves. Apparently families hid in them and used them to cross the border (Germany and Belgium are only 20 minutes away). The city also had a beautiful old square, and we also stayed in a great bed and breakfast, which was basically on the 2nd floor of someones ...
... during the course of the day.
Unfortunately, we had to say our goodbyes and head back to Venlo, to catch up with Ria and Elmar. Ingrid also made a trip up from Gronsveld to share the evening with us. It was to be sad goodbyes again.
We continued eating and drinking and chatting until 2250 when we had to catch a train back to Amsterdam.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
More great choices in Doenrade
Search TripAdvisor for more deals in Doenrade
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations