HOP! by Air France from Paris to Ljubljana in Economy Class

As Timothy and I felt like taking a weekend break to end the year, we decided to go for a weekend in the Slovenian capital Ljubljana. Getting there wasn’t the easiest, it’s too far to go by train for just a weekend so we needed to find suitable flights. Direct flights from Brussels where rather…

Flying on a KLM 737 from Amsterdam to Paris in Economy Class

As Timothy and I felt like taking a weekend break to end the year, we decided to go for a weekend in the Slovenian capital Ljubljana. Getting there wasn’t the easiest, it’s too far to go by train for just a weekend so we needed to find suitable flights. Direct flights from Brussels where rather…

Holiday Inn Express Amsterdam – Schiphol

As Timothy and I felt like taking a weekend break to end the year, we decided to go for a weekend in the Slovenian capital Ljubljana. Getting there wasn’t the easiest, it’s too far to go by train for just a weekend so we needed to find suitable flights. Direct flights from Brussels where rather…

Crowne Plaza Den Haag Promenade

To get away from the routine of work my friend Michel asked me to join him for a weekend stay at the Crowne Plaza Den Haag Promenade. It is a 5 star hotel located in a green park setting next to the Van Stolkpark in between the city centre of The Hague and the seaside…

The new Nightjet to Brussels is available for booking

As of today ÖBB (Austrian Federal Railways) offers tickets for the new Brussels to Vienna and Innsbruck Nightjet service. Tickets can be bought online on tickets.oebb.at. The first train will arrive in Brussels inbound from Vienna and Innsbruck on Monday the 20th of January and will head back to Austria the same evening. In the…

InterContinental Marseille – Hotel Dieu, an A-maze-ing hotel

After our stay in Bordeaux we travelled cross-country to Marseille, to enjoy some final days of Mediterranean sun before winter. Our hotel of choice was the InterContinental Marseille – Hotel Dieu, as I was able to book a room last-minute using points.

InterContinental Bordeaux le Grand Hotel

During a short coast to coast trip through southern France our first stop was in Bordeaux, a city both Timothy and I have been wanting to visit. As we both like our share of luxury we decided to stay in the InterContinental Bordeaux Le Grand Hotel.

Around the world in 4 hours at Zoo Planckendael

As a kid my family used to have a yearly pass for entry to the Antwerp Zoo and the dependency of Planckendael in Muizen near Mechelen, thus I visited both parks regularly. However as I grew older it the pass was used less and less and my parents decided to stop buying it, as a…

Kimpton Fitzroy London

For our most recent visit to London we wanted to stay in a different hotel, as earlier in the year we heard that IHG took over Principal Hotels we thought their London location would be a good choice to try out.