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Schans Dorpveld

Creepy Travels – Back To A Haunted Fortification – Part 2


In this part, we explore the interior of the fortification. And we were in for a surprise as soon as we entered the building. Whereas the ground floor was completely covered with junk during our first visit, now most of the junk was gone… We quickly went to the first floor. It didn’t take long to notice that some of…

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Schans Dorpveld

Creepy Travels – Back To A Haunted Fortification – Part 1


In the summer of 2011, Vanessa Morgan, Lars and I paid a visit to a movie location in Sint-Katelijne-Waver. It was a fortification built in the beginning of the 20th century, surrounded oddly enough by holiday cottages. You can find the original posts here, here and also here. When I transferred the pictures from my camera to my laptop, I…

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Laeken cemetery

Creepy Travels – The Underground Cemetery Of Laeken


The cemetery of Laeken is the oldest cemetery of Brussels that is still in use. Its origins go back to the Middle Ages when Laeken was still a small village. Things changed in course of the 19th century when nobility, bourgeoisie and Royals moved to Laken, because of its beautiful landscapes. When the number of inhabitants exploded, it also meant…

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Creepy Travels – The Catacombs of Paris: The Video


As promised, today we post the video about our visit to the Catacombs of Paris. What was the creepiest part of our visit to the Catacombs? Getting out! Not only did a spiral staircase of 85 steps prove to be a big challenge to our poor physical condition, the narrow and steep steps made us feel claustrophobic as well. Lars…

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Paris Catacombs

Creepy Travels – Catacombs of Paris


Want to know everything about Creepy Travels? Check out this post. Usually, people put beautiful, breathtaking and/or awesome destinations on their bucket-list. One of the places that Lars and I had on our list was quite the opposite: the Catacombs of Paris. At the end of the 18th century, the French capital faced 2 major problems: a series of cave-ins and…

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Creepy Travels – Fleury-devant-Douaumont


Our main goal of the second day was to visit the 9 “villages détruits”. These were 9 villages that were completely destroyed during World War I: During the First World War, specifically at the time of the Battle of Verdun in 1916, many villages in the French département of Meuse were destroyed by the fighting. After the war, it was decided that the land previously occupied by the…

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Introducing Creepy Travels


Remember horror author Vanessa Morgan? The Viking and I collaborated earlier with her this year on one of the filming locations of The Strangers Outside. We all had so much fun that we decided to continue with our collaboration. There was also another reason. When we visited the filming location, we experienced something … special. There was an eerie atmosphere, but…

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