Hotel Les Sorbiers

Rue De Barisart 215-217, Spa, Liège, The Ardennes, 4900, Belgium | Hotel
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Tomb Raider

A travel blog entry by gallopmonkey

... my way out to the ticket booth, bought my ticket and got ready to descend.

The caves in Maastricht aren’t “real”, in the sense that they aren’t filled with dank dripping water, stalagtites and stalagmites. Rather, they were formed over the course of about 700 years when stone cutters systematically quarried the naturally-occurring limestone. Inside, it’s even possible to see cart tracks about 12 feet up the wall, ...

What I Came Here to do - School

A travel blog entry by jamesupdike

So I've finished two full weeks of classes, and I have to say, this is so much different than the University of Minnesota. Problem-Based Learning is a completely new concept to me, and I'm still figuring out if I like it.

First of all, there are really no lectures (I actually have a lecture every Wednesday for one of my classes but it is "optional" = ain't gonna happen). Everything is discussion based, and all of the discussions are led by the students ...

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. ...

Arrival Week

A travel blog entry by jamesupdike

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... two main squares, the Vrijthof and the Markt, and a lot of the popular restaurants and bars. Afterwards, we went to dinner at an American style restaurant called Kiwi, which served anything from pasta to burgers. The portions were actually huge and really heavy and filling. Following dinner we went to CafeCliniq to kind of get to know everyone. Every Tuesday, ESN has "International Tuesday" there specifically for international and exchange students to get out and get to know ...

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This hotel, located on Rue De Barisart 215-217, Spa, is near Les Thermes de Spa.
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