I did not come to Antwerp to buy a diamond. Husband Bob and I came to visit the city and my Irish friend Isabel who lives there with her Dutch husband, Carlo. She was our guide extraordinaire. “We like Antwerp,” she said. “It has culture. There’s always a holiday atmosphere. The Belgians enjoy food and drink.”
Burgers’ Zoo near Arnhem, the Netherlands, is the place. It is the first zoo in Europe to place animals from Antarctica to Africa in relatively natural surroundings — never behind bars and sometimes close enough to touch.
Rauher Kulm is an easy to reach yet satisfying destination for a day trip. This basalt mountain, located in Neustadt am Kulm 20 minutes from Grafenwöhr, is a central hub for biking, walking and hiking. And at the top, you'll love the views.
My wife and I were astonished to discover this clean, livable western Missouri city as a treasure trove of great food, fine museums and musical and artistic delights. Here are just a few reasons why you, too, should discover Kansas City.