War and Peace in the Dardanelles

War and Peace in the Dardanelles

Kilitbahir castle Dardanelles in Turkey The Dardanelles in Turkey is a sun-drenched narrow strip of water that separates Europe from Asia. The area has been of strategic importance for centuries. The strait connects the Aegean with the Sea of ​​Marmara. As a gateway...
Epic Epirus, Greece without mass tourism

Epic Epirus, Greece without mass tourism

Epirus, a rugged countryside Epirus in Northern Greece Epirus is Greece without mass tourism. Foreign tourists are few and far between even though the Ottomans, the old Romans and Byzantines all left their monumental traces in this rugged landscape. What’s more,...
Visit Keukenhof, the garden of joy

Visit Keukenhof, the garden of joy

The best time to visit Keukenhof is in spring It took 55 years before I paid my first visit to Keukenhof. It had been on my wish list for a long time because what could be more fun for a Dutch person abroad than something so typical from my home country, like tulips?...
Liechtenstein, no questions asked

Liechtenstein, no questions asked

Liechtenstein – with an area of ​​160 km² and about 40,000 inhabitants – is located between Austria and Switzerland. The country is a European mini-state, just like the Vatican City, Monaco or Andorra.

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