Days of Gratitude – Wednesday 8th August 2012


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On a long travel day grateful for some beers for the journey (and the delightful Simon pils  was a nice surprise from our visit to Luxembourg).

20120808 Simon pils

Days of Gratitude – Tuesday 7th August 2012


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Grateful that the amazing Luxembourg Casemates were not destroyed as had been agreed in the 19th Century.  Remarkable to explore – even if a bit claustrophobic – and even to view from a distance.  The bridge in this picture you can walk underground underneath it to allow access even if the bridge was destroyed.

20120807 casemates

 

Days of Gratitude – Monday 6th August 2012


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Grateful for fairly randomly ending up in beautiful Luxembourg city.  I know of no where else in Europe that you can have a quiet beer outside with a view of the palace and without a single tourist (or person actually – not even a guard) in sight.

20120806 Grand Duke's Palace