Arkansas: Fort Smith

As we trekked across from Oklahoma on our way to Alabama we stopped off at the small, historic town of Fort Smith. The former garrison which gave its name to the town is now a National Monument which we took the opportunity to visit. We also were able to check out the historic center and the local visitor center; a former bordello.

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Tennessee: Lynchburg

A brief stop to pay homage to a national iconic drinks brand – and not a drop passed our lips!. On our road trip through Tennessee we decided, or at least I decide, to stop at the town of Lynchburg, home of the Jack Daniels, the famous Tennessee whiskey house.

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Belgium: Brussels

The city of Brussels in Belgium is at the very heart of Europe. It is the seat of the European Parliament. By and large it is a typically modern European city but at it’s heart there are some wonderful reminders of it’s early ancestry, at the center of which is the spectacular Grand Place. Brussels is certainly a place where you can spend a couple of fun days exploring.

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