10 Days trip to Europe

May 15th, 2015, 03:43 AM
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10 Days trip to Europe

Hi this is Roan
I need a little advise. I am on a 10 day Vacation to Europe. Just me and My Wife. Right now I am in Brussels. I would like to know a few thingsbr /> 1) Best way to divide my vacation in Brussels or Best places to Visit ?
2) A Day trips to European cities eg: Paris, Amsterdam, Frankfurt. What can fit my schedule ?
3) Any particular place i should add to my travel schedule to make by vacation memorable.

Hope to hear from you guys !!
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May 15th, 2015, 04:09 AM
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IMHO those places are really too far from Brussels for day trips (about 2 hours each way - so more than 4 hours in transit for a day) - you would spend too long in transit. And not sure why you would want to go to Frankfurt - not a bad place but not a hotbed of tourism.

I would do day trips to Bruges and Ghent (only about 30 minutes by train) - and possibly other places in Belgium (we like Liege and exploring the area near the German border and seeing Aachen - Charlemagne's capital).

Paris and Amsterdam are both more than worth exploring but there is so much to see and do that I would reco at least one night and possibly two nights in each.
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May 15th, 2015, 04:26 AM
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Download the free Fodor's city app. It has detailed information on what to see and do, where to stay, etc. in several European cities near you: Amsterdam, Paris, and London.

Also stop by the Tourist Information office in Brussels. They will have lots of info on what to do in their city and nearby. I bet someone in Brussels leads a private tour of nearby WW1 or WW2 sites.
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May 15th, 2015, 04:31 AM
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Thank you so much for your advise. Will check out the areas der and may be fit Paris in my trip.
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May 21st, 2015, 02:53 PM
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Amsterdam Brugge and Paris are about the best 3 spots to hit on a day trip.
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May 21st, 2015, 10:12 PM
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Roan, I agree with Aramis, but I would add a day trip to Ghent http://ukka.co/Gent--Flanders--VLG--Belgium--BE.html
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May 22nd, 2015, 11:05 PM
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Aramis, did you mean "on a 10 day trip"? I hope you didn't mean Paris or Amsterdam as a day trip from Brussels...
Brugge and Ghent are more reasonable day trips from Brussels...

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May 23rd, 2015, 02:33 AM
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Ummm this is not day 8 of his trip--and he is there. Who knows what he's done.
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May 23rd, 2015, 02:33 AM
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that should be NOW day 8 of his trip.
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May 26th, 2015, 05:54 AM
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Hey Guys thanks for ur help. The trip was good we just did a day trip to Paris. Visited Ghent and antwerp. Loved the trip.
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