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Cliffs at Etretat in France

Cliffs at Etretat

The cliffs at Etretat are part of the Alabaster coast in France. In this seaside town you can have a great view of the white cliffs and the natural archways that reach out into the sea.

Kapellbrücke in Lucerne

Kapellbrücke

The Kapellbrücke(Chapel Bridge) is a symbol of Lucerne and one of the most visited landmarks of Switzerland. It was built in 1333 as part of the city's fortifications and is the oldest wooden covered bridge in Europe.

Cubic Houses in Rotterdam

Cubic Houses Rotterdam

Designed by Piet Blom in 1984, the cubic houses are one of the most famous buildings in the world. The 32 houses are tilted 45 degrees, contain 3 floors and have a total area of 100 square metres.

Beersel Castle in Belgium

Beersel Castle

Beersel Castle, located in the South of Brussels, was built by Godfried van Hellebeke between 1300 and 1310. It has 3 massive watchtowers and is surrounded by a wide moat.

Manarola, Cinque Terre in Italy

Manarola

Manarola is part of the Cinque Terre in the Italian region of Liguria. The Cinque Terre consists of five villages located on the cliffs at the Mediterranean coast.

The Japanese Garden

Japanese Garden

Koi fish

Japanese Garden

Japanese Garden

Japanese Garden

Japanese Garden

Japanese GardenThe Japanese Garden in Hasselt is the largest of its kind in Europe. It was constructed with the help of the Japanese city of Itami (sister city of Hasselt) in 1992. The garden has a surface of 2,5 ha and is open from 1st April to 31st October.



The National Genever Museum

National Genever Museum

National Genever Museum

National Genever Museum

National Genever Museum

National Genever Museum

National Genever MuseumGenever is the juniper berry flavored and strongly alcoholic traditional liquor of Belgium and the Netherlands. At the Genever Museum in Hasselt you'll learn how Genever is made, from grain to drink. After a tour in the museum you get the possibility to taste some of the best Genever of Belgium. Here you can also buy Genever that you can't find in the shops. The museum is a nice place to visit when you're in Hasselt.


Rouen

Rouen is the capital of the Haute-Normadie region in Northern France. It's also the city where Joan of Arc was burned at the stake in 1431.

rue du Gros-Horloge Rue du Gros-Horloge with the Notre-Dame Cathedral in the back.


Sainte-Marie fountainThe Sainte-Marie fountain in the rue Louis Ricard.


houses in Rouen

houses in Rouen

Saint Laurent Church The Church of Saint Laurent, built in the 16th century.


Rouen

Rouen

Rouen

Rouen

Rouen

Houses in Rouen

La WalsheimRestaurant "La Walsheim" in the rue de Martainville.


Saint Maclou Church Saint Maclou Church, built in the 15th century.


houses in Rouen

Pont BoieldieuPont Boieldieu across the River Seine.



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The Museum of Fine Arts in Rouen

Museum of Fine Arts

Museum of Fine ArtsThe Museum of Fine Arts houses a rich collection of paintings, drawings, sculptures and objects d'arts from the 16th to the 21st century. Paintings made by Caravaggio, Velázquez, Delacroix, Géricault, Modigliani, Monet, Renoir and Sisley are amongst the most famous.

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The Joan of Arc Tower

Joan of Arc Tower This tower is the only remaining part of a castle in which Joan of Arc was imprisoned and tried for witchcraft and heresy. Despite no real evidence she was found guilty and sentenced to death. On 30 May 1431 she was burned alive at the Place du Vieux Marché in Rouen. The Joan of Arc Tower now houses a museum with a small collection on display.

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Place du Général De Gaulle

Rouen's Town Hall

statue and St. Ouen Church

St. Ouen Abbey

Statue of NapoleonThe Place du Général De Gaulle is situated in the centre of Rouen. This square is the home of the Town Hall (first photo), the St. Ouen Abbey (3rd photo) and is decorated with a statue of Napoleon riding a horse.

The St. Ouen Abbey was built in the 14th century and is famous for its architecture in High Gothic style. It also has a renowned organ built in 1890 by Aristide Cavaillé-Coll with 3914 pipes.

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