Monthly Archives: January 2011

Designer Outlet Roermond, Netherlands

Outlet mall!!!  There’s an outlet mall just 5 mins drive from one of the work offices.  We even get an additional 10% discount for being an employee at our company.  So many choices and so many sales.  I love it!  … Continue reading

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BMW & Audi Museums

            Visits to.. BMW Museum – Munich, Germany Audi Forum – Ingolstadt, Germany We spent about 2 hrs at each museum.  It was fun looking at the pretty cars, taking pictures and deciding on what will be my next car..haha.  The … Continue reading

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Hofbrauhaus..Famous Beer Hall in Munich, Germany

We took the subway in Munich to get to the Marienplatz City Center station.  It’s a busy downtown area so it was a wise decision by my co-worker who had already visited the place.  We also took advantage of the … Continue reading

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Cathedral in Köln, Germany

Last weekend, we went to the humongous Cathedral in Cologne.  The official name is Hohe Domkirche St. Peter und Maria.  By volume, it’s the sixth largest according to Wikipedia and took 632 years to complete. However, the church has been … Continue reading

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Finally..Real German Food

I finally had an authentic German dish, Krustenschweinebraten: Roast of pork in dark beer sauce with bread and potato dumpling serving with salad.  It was delicious!  The sauce was perfect with the pork.  I didn’t care too much for the … Continue reading

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Meat, Beer, Beer and Beer

It was an action packed weekend!  Friday night, we went to an old town in Dusselforf called Altstadt.  It has bars one after another that you could bar hop without much effort.  Unfortuntely, it was too dark (and I was … Continue reading

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Orange Juice Anyone?

Last night, we stayed at a hotel called Theatrehotel De Oranjerie in Roermond, Netherlands because our original hotel was all booked.  It had an interesting art deco style interior and an active theatre in the hotel.  Overall, I would give it a 3 out of 5 … Continue reading

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