All posts tagged: Europe

Luxembourg…… #EuroTrip

On our way from Belgium to Germany, we made a quick stop in Luxembourg. A small tiny country but beautiful, clean and quite. The perfect resting place during a road trip to grab a quick-lunch and take a nice afternoon walk around the narrow roads up and down the hills overlooking the old fort. It’s amazing how much of the old city walls are still around. Looking over the cliffs and down to the river made me a bit nervous and at the same time made me think about how the fortress looked back in the days.    

14 More Days….

14 more days and I will be starting my vacation in Europe. in 20 days I will be standing in the middle of Grand Place in Brussels. There’s going to be a lot of eating, driving and laughs and I can’t wait till I share all my experiences with you all. So keep coming back! Solmaz

Greece, $950 Billion worth Of Hope

My friend is getting married this summer, well, exactly in 2 month from today. She’s marrying a wonderful Greek guy and I’m so happy for the both of them. Their wedding is being held in Greece and both them and the guests are extremely excited about this destination wedding. The Greek groom is always going on about how the Greeks do it best, so I can’t wait to find out if he actually has the right to brag. Although excited about the upcoming festivities I can’t shake the horrible feeling that’s in the back of my mind about the Greek economy and how south it’s going. I heard in the news today that EU is setting up a crisis fund to help Greece. They came up with $950 billion to help their unfortunate neighbour. I wonder what would have happened if they haven’t finally decided to do this. More violence, more crime, who knows. I had this image in my head that Greece would’ve divided up between the neighbouring countries, or divide up in to …