Stop over: Salzburg

Arriving at a simple yet homey B&B accommodation (shout out to Pension Jahn!) in Salzburg from a very long train ride from Fussen, Germany was such a delight, as I just want to drop dead in bed and get that much needed sleep. Good thing, the train that we have to catch the next day was not until 5pm. Meaning, I can go to sleep … Continue reading Stop over: Salzburg

List of non-working holidays in Belgium for 2014

Our amazing secretary just gave me a list of all the holidays for this year (2014). I’ll start marking my calendar and plan where to go on these days! January 1,2,3 – (nouvel an) New Year’s day March 3,4 (Mon and Tues) – Carnaval April 21 – Monday after Easter, (for students and some offices, no work on April 14 – 18) May 1 (Thur) … Continue reading List of non-working holidays in Belgium for 2014

Stop over: Stuttgart

Before catching another very early train to Fuessen, we stayed over night in Stuttgart. Luckily, the night we were there was the opening of their Christmas market! It was one of the most festive and colorful Christmas market’s I have ever been to, with larger than life decorations on top of the stalls, open stage concerts and happy people! Continue reading Stop over: Stuttgart