Month: June 2015

Maastricht, Afternoon in the Netherlands

Silly me, I asked Eddy if our trip today would be 30 minutes?  About that?  I was wanting to alleviate the girls worry about how long they would have to ride in the car.  “No!” he replied, “No!  Ten minutes, maybe fifteen.”  Well, we really are close to the border of the Netherlands! Our day

Bruges: Canals and Churches

Waking up Thursday, I had not planned on a long shower.  But we were in the Grand Hotel Casselbergh, and had a shower with the best hot water and water pressure we had yet had in Europe, so a long, hot shower was all I wanted.  We all took advantage.  If I somehow convinced Scott