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Oudste stad van België

Een tijdje geleden ging een lang gekoesterde wens in vervulling. Ik kreeg de kans om naar Tongeren te gaan, en het Gallo-Romeins Museum te bezoeken. Momenteel loopt daar de tentoonstelling… 1,713 more words


Antiquing we will go

Fil and I have drastically different hobbies. I have absolutely no interest in going fishing with him—and the few times I have gone, well let’s just say I may have set my hook in things other than fish, and likewise, he would rather do anything other than quilt or look at sewing supplies and projects. 1,173 more words

European Travel

The Tongeren Brocante

The brocante in Tongeren is a good one.  Held every Sunday morning in the Flemish speaking town, I find it more pleasant to browse and shop because nearly all of the vendors speak English so I can actually have a conversation with people that doesn’t sound like this… “How much?  135 more words


beguinage of Tongeren

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The Beguinage of Tongeren is the oldest one in the Belgian province of Limburg. 181 more words


Vikingmania in Tongeren - videos

The vikings reenacted several battles, which I filmed. See them for yourself below!

In the town centre of Tongeren, there was a big market for all things viking. There was music as well.


Vikingmania in Tongeren - pictures

In January, a friend asked if I wanted to go to some viking event in the province of Limburg, Belgium. I’m always in for something new and different, so I said “sure, why not!” And so we went. 84 more words