A second day in Bruges (Flanders, Belgium)

We wake to clear skies and a crisp clear winter’s day. Where yesterday felt cold, today feels joyful despite the cold temperatures. We set outside and the city looks even more gorgeous than it did yesterday. Here we are in the middle of Bruges with a whole day stretched out ahead of us to enjoy.…

Valkenburg

Valkenburg is a popular destination for Dutch people taking a holiday within their own country. It’s absolutely gorgeous. The town centre is well-preserved with old buildings and sections of the fortress walls.┬áThere’s even hills here. Small ones but hills all the same within the bounds of this flat country. Valkenburg Castle is nestled between the…