Category Archives: Germany, Aachen

Drielandenpunt, Vaals … the tripoint obelisk located in the Netherlands. Or is it in Belgium? No, it’s definitely in Germany. And where exactly is the highest peak in the Netherlands these days?

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Whilst I was eating a sandwich in front of the Belgian-Dutch-German tripoint on a sunny afternoon back in July 2015 (one foot in Belgium, the other in Germany just for the fun of it), a large group of young school … Continue reading

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Aachen … an encounter with a Greek She-Wolf, a touch of the Middle East and dealings with the Devil inside Charlemagne’s grand cathedral at the heart of Germany’s most westerly city

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Aachen’s magnificent and world famous Dom is unlike any other cathedral in western Europe. Although the borders of Belgium and the Netherlands are literally just a few bus stops away from Germany’s most westerly city, it is Turkey that appears … Continue reading

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