Category Archives: The Netherlands

A short update of our travels

Wow, how long has it been since we have posted anything?  Too long.  Well I would say that it is because we haven’t been travelling much, but that’s false.  Leslie has recently been to Amsterdam, Prague, and Vienna, while Scott and … Continue reading

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One Week Trips to Maximize Your Country Count

Here at Conquering the Century Club, we are constantly brainstorming ways to get more countries. Here are a couple of easy, one week trips that will give the traveler plenty of countries in no time. The British Isles England, Scotland, … Continue reading

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Top 5 Monday: European sightseeing

Whether it’s a Griswold family vacation, a grand tour after school is finished, or a regular old getaway, the European adventure is still one of the most popular travel itineraries.  Even with recent news that the governments of the USA … Continue reading

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Working for the weekend (getaways)

Happy Friday, travelers!  I don’t know about you, but fighting the rat race all week has made me appreciate my weekends even more, especially when I can squeeze in a little getaway.  Whether it’s a road trip or a quick … Continue reading

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My creep friend Greg Brown told me he wouldn’t read our blog, unless I wrote something about him.  So fine, I will type up a little diddy in a shameless attempt at getting a reader. More often than I should, … Continue reading

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