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Independent Shopping Trip to Maasmechelen Village Luxury Outlet from Brussels
"Leave Brussels in the early morning to avoid traffic and journey across the Flemish countryside by comfortable air-conditioned coach to the elegant and modern Maasmechelen Village luxury outlet. In addition to its top Belgian brands such as Essentiel Sarah Pacini and Olivier Strelli this outlet also offers several famous international brands such as Dolce & Gabbana Juicy Couture
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Maasmechelen Village Shopping Day Trip from Brussels
"Meet your host in central Brussels and then hop aboard your luxury coach for your journey to Maasmechelen Village the luxury shopping destination roughly an hour away. Choose from the Express Option or Experience Option and then — after your day of shopping — simply meet back up with your host at the prearranged time to return to central Brussels.Express Option:On arrival at Maasmechelen Village simply leave your coach and head inside to enjoy roughly four hours of shopping at leisure. Explore the spacious outdoor mall independently and browse the collections at more than 100 luxury boutiques discovering mens’ and womens’ clothing sportswear
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Private Tour: Cologne City Highlights
"Start your tour with a pickup from your Cologne hotel and travel into the center of town with your private guide. While relaxing in the comfort of your air-conditioned minivan chat with your guide about the places on your itinerary and if you would perhaps like to focus on one area more than another simply let your guide know.The first stop on your sightseeing tour is Cologne Cathedral (Kölner Dom) the city’s symbolic landmark and one of Germany’s most striking Gothic monuments. Learn about the Roman Catholic cathedral from the outside of the building while admiring its large frontal facade and then head inside to explore independently. After strolling around the captivating place of worship
From EUR64.00

More Warnings and Dangers in Aachen

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Picture fee in the DOM church

Please be aware that when you want to take pictures inside the Aachener DOM church, you have to buy a permit (paper wristband) at one of the so-called Domschweizer (the volunteers that control the...
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FRESH PAINT

Well, you are in Germany and perhaps come across a sign that says: FRISCH GESTRICHEN!This one had the looks of a business card and did not appear to be a WARNING at all.But at least you are aware of...
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No dogs alowed

Strange city. Dogs are not alowed to leave their droppings on the street, but the city guards ride their horses on the city center walkways.No wonder Napoleon called this town "Europe's toilet".Hier...
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What are tables saying?

Tables are like people, they talk and we listen to them or ignore what they say. If we do not listen, what they saying, then we will make a mistake and it will cost us a certain amount of thrown money...
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How to behave to give tourists a bad name

Our tour guide at the Aachen Dom told a shocking tale about how the actions of irresponsible tourists give their fellow travellers a bad name, which I think is worth sharing, as it highlights how...
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Guidance on photography in churches: Homer's Rules

Visiting churches is one of the absolute highlights of a trip to Europe, and provides a fascinating insight into the most powerful influencethat has shaped European cultures of the past couple of...
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Disappointingly ineffectual Tourist Information

Aachen's tourist office is beautifully appointed in a lovely classically inspired building right next to the Elisenbrunnen. The staff members are pleasant, but really need to go up a gear in their...
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the Homeless or drunks

Aachen has a few drunks and homeless around that will ask for money. The drunks are a little annoying because they can be close talkers. Usually i just said i didn't speak German and they didn't...
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Biking under the influence or BUI

Here's the deal, the dutch and german students can ride their bikes while intoxicated. I'm just gonna say Americans can't. Don't think you can, because you cannot! I thought I was clever enough to do...
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Cobble streets and Flip Flops

Sure cobble streets are historic and beautiful, but they can be a mence! Imagine you've a few too many at the pub and you're walking back to your hotel or where ever you are staying. The cobble stone...
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So much Rain!

Seriously, take an umbrella, you'll thank me. It is raining there practically every day! It is often that annoying mist rain. I saw most people walking without umbrellas, it seemed like they were use...
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Zollernstrasse 2, Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, 52070, Germany
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Peterstrasse 66, Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, 52062, Germany
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Monheimsallee 52, Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, 52062, Germany
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Juelicherstrasse 10-12, Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, 52070, Germany
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Peterstrasse 1, Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, 52062, Germany
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Friedland Strasse 6-8, Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, 52064, Germany
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Top Things to Do in Aachen

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Aachener Dom - Cathedral

The Nikolauskapelle in the North-West corner of the Dom church was constructed from 1473 till 1485. It was made in a Gothic style. The chapel had to be reinforced in later centuries as some of the...
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Rathaus - Town Hall

Aachen always had been a souverain city and in the 14th century the citizens decided to build a new City Hall. The construction was completed in 1349 and included the old Granusturm tower. In the...
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Elisenbrunnen

Elisenbrunnen (Elisabeth's well or fountain) is one of the most famous city sights of Aachen but to me it wasn't in particularly attractive. The fountain, built in 1820s, was named after Elisabeth...
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Altstadt - Historical City Centre

In Aachen is a lot to discover. Not only all the fountains, the walls of the old houses have many surprises. This wall statue at the corner of the Pontstrasse and the Markt is one of the most eye...
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Kreislauf des Geldes Brunnen - Fountain

The best known and most photographed of Aachen’s many fountains is perhaps this. It is certainly the one that got the most attention from our walking tour group of VTers. It was created in 1976 by a...
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Figurenbrunnen - Puppenbrunnen - Fountain

The “Puppenbrunnen” or Puppet Fountain consists of a number of bronze figures with moving arms which depict the different characters who inhabited the town in Medieval times, among them a solemn...
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"City of Kings and Thermal Baths"
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"Karnival and Charlemagnia"
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"Singing in the reign . . ."
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"Following the King"
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"VT meeting place for 2015"
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