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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.

Barrage de la Gileppe

Barrage de la Gileppe


Barrage de la Gileppe


Barrage de la Gileppe


Barrage de la Gileppe


Barrage de la Gileppe


Barrage de la Gileppe


Barrage de la Gileppe


Barrage de la Gileppe


Barrage de la Gileppe

The Gileppe Dam was built between 1867 and 1875 and is one of the oldest in Europe. Between 1967 and 1971 the dam was increased to store 25 millons cubic metres of water. The lake is fed by the Gileppe, Louba and Soor rivers and provides electricity and water for Verviers.

At the complex you can find a panoramic viewing tower. Inside the tower is an exhibition which provides information about the history of the dam. At the top on 77 meters above the dam is also a restaurant.

The lion statue was created by artist Félix-Antoine Bouré. It is 13,5m high, weighs 130 tons, and is composed of 183 individual blocks of granite.

Location: Route de la Gileppe 55A, 4845 Jalhay, Belgium.


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Bludenz, Austria

Bludenz


Bludenz


Bludenz


Bludenz


Bludenz


Bludenz


Bludenz


Bludenz


Bludenz


Bludenz

Bludenz is a town in the Vorarlberg region in the Austrian Alps. It is located on the Ill River and is the natural centre of the surrounding valleys.

The town is well known for the Milka chocolate festival which takes place every year in the beginning of July and wraps Bludenz in lilac.

The most important attraction is the Muttersberg, this can be reached by a panoramic cable-car and is a starting point for walks and mountain biking tours. It is 1400 m high and offers a wonderful scenic view of the south of the Vorarlberg region.

Location: Bludenz, Austria.


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Vejle, Denmark

Vejle


Vejle


Vejle


Vejle


Vejle


Vejle


Vejle


Vejle


Vejle


Vejle


Vejle


Vejle

Vejle is a city in Denmark, in the East Jutland region. Its name comes from an old Danish word for 'ford' and its history goes back to the year 1100.

Vejle itself is well-known for its shopping scene with The Bryggen shopping centre and the central street with lots of stores. Highlights include the Bølgen (The Wave), De Fem Søstre (The Five Sisters) and Vejle’s waterfront.

Location: Vejle, Denmark.


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Provincial Domain Het Vinne

Het Vinne


Het Vinne


Het Vinne


Het Vinne


Het Vinne


Het Vinne


Het Vinne


Het Vinne


Het Vinne


Het Vinne

Provincial Domain Het Vinne is located in Zoutleeuw, Belgium. This nature reserve is wrapped around a lake with an impressive collection of birds and aquatic animals.

The domain has a educational visitor centre, a large children's playground, a nature observation and is the departure point for many hiking trails.

Location: Ossenwegstraat 70, 3440 Zoutleeuw, Belgium.


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Mariakerke

Mariakerke


Mariakerke


Mariakerke


Mariakerke


Mariakerke


Mariakerke


Mariakerke


Mariakerke


Mariakerke


Mariakerke


Mariakerke


Mariakerke is a small town located at the Belgian coast in the province of West Flanders. It lies to the west of Ostend and forms part of its municipality.

Location: Mariakerke, Belgium.


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