Travel Blogs from Valkenburg
... 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, ...
... levels of input from the "tutors" or the people that essentially run the class. Each concept starts out with a task that is "pre-discussed" where we find out learning objectives we are supposed to look for in the assigned literature. The next tutorial, we all just discuss the literature based on the learning objectives. There is no professor sitting in front of us telling us what we need to know, generally we need to figure it out on our own.
Het was even spannend maar we zijn weer online. We zouden blijkbaar iets van reclame-uiting op onze blog hebben gehad. Vreemd ;)
Wat is er allemaal gebeurt de laatste 48 uur tijdens onze 'unplanned downtime'.
De Radio Zit erin. Nieuwe speakers erin. en spullen gepakt.
Proefrit met Daan & Bram. Bedankt voor de extra decoratie en ...
... of a sports mascot. So we followed the crowd of people heading over to the Markt where there was a stage set up and people everywhere. There were probably thousands of people filling the square and peering from the windows of the buildings around us. Everything was so festive with people wearing the traditional colors of Carnaval, red, yellow, and green, and flying flags with those colors as well.
This ceremony was the unveiling of the ...
... up a bag of delicious looking apples which were only 2.95Euros per kilo, not too bad of a price. On the way back to the Guesthouse, we stopped one of the churches in Maastricht, the Basilica of Saint Servatius. It is dedicated to Sint Servaas, the patron saint of Maastricht, but also holds a treasury. We wandered around for a bit and walked past this gate type thing without even realizing it. Well the worker there stopped us and ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center