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Copenhagen and Zealand Day Trips

Courtesy of the American Spouses of Brunssum Travel Information Guide Denmark’s climate is similar to Holland‘s but wetter and cooler. Always anticipate some days to be gray. We went in the springtime and we had both sunny and wet days. There is a military lodging in Copenhagen, which is open to other military ID card […]

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Ireland

Courtesy of the American Spouses of Brunssum Travel Information Guide “We made a short trip to Shannon, Ireland in June. We spent 3 days there. We flew Ryan air out of Brussels Charleroi to Shannon. Arriving late the first night, the car rental places do stay open for those late flights but make sure you […]

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Scotland

Courtesy of the American Spouses of Brunssum Travel Information Guide How to get there: Ryanair flies from Brussels/Chareloi to Glasgow Prestwick. EasyJet flies from Amsterdam to Edinburgh. Websites: http://www.ryanair.com http://www.easyjet.com (we found it cheaper through Ryanair 250.00 roundtrip for 5 people) Where we went: We started in Glasgow and spent the night near Ayr. We […]

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Boleslawiec, Poland – Pottery Shopping Trip

It seems that if you are an American women, then you’ve heard of Polish Pottery and chances are, you’ve either already been or are planning a trip to Poland to buy some. It has quite a reputation and by going to Poland, you can get beautiful pieces at a fraction of the stateside cost – […]

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Denmark – Vejle, Odense, Koge, Copenhagen, Helsingborg

Courtesy of the American Spouses of Brunssum Travel Information GuideReview: “Place: Denmark, both near Copenhagen and on the main land area as well. Time of year: June, just after school ended, we had beautiful weather although expect to have some rain typically. Route: I used map-quest. We went up through Hamburg and north driving to […]

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Norway: Dalen-Bergen-Laerdal-Oslo

Courtesy of the American Spouses of Brunssum Travel Information Guide Review: “Time of year you went and weather: June 2001 for one week–weather was beautiful. It went from rather chilly to comfortable, depending on if you were in the mountains or not. Only one day of rain in a week. Directions: Flew to Oslo, and […]

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Spangdahlem, Bitburg and Luxembourg

Courtesy of the American Spouses of Brunssum Travel Information Guide Getting there: N281 toward Aachen, A44 towards Liege (but not all the way), E42 to south Verviers to Malmedy, E42 to St. Vith, E42/A60 to Prum exit Bitburg. Waldhaus Eifel Park is off the B50 between Bitburg and Spangdahlem. You can shop at the Spangdahlem […]

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Corfu, Greece

Courtesy of the American Spouses of Brunssum Travel Information Guide Review: “We went to the island of Corfu in October and stayed at a resort called Messonghi Beach Resort.It was right on the beach and had 3 pools.The setting was spectacular.The island is called the green pearl of the Ionian Sea.It is called that because […]

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Rome, Italy

Courtesy of the American Spouses of Brunssum Travel Information Guide Rome is a beautiful city full of life and a great place to take children. The people there love children and are very accommodating. Lodging: Finding a hotel room for four or more people can be very difficult and expensive. We traveled with a family […]

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Camp Darby, Italy – basics

Courtesy of the American Spouses of Brunssum Travel Information Guide We drove to south of Camp Darby in Italy. We stopped overnight at a Holiday Inn Express outside of Lucerne, Switzerland both on the way down and the way back. It was a nice little hotel, for €150 per night for a double (2 twin […]

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