Off to Belgium… (Photos of Wasatch Front, Boulder, Full Moon,… from plane)

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Herent, België — May 17, 2014 —  For a variety of reasons, I decided to drop what I was doing and headed to Belgium, where I grew up and where most of my family lives.   A small selection of photos from the journey from Salt Lake City, Utah, USA (SLC) to Brussels, Belgium (BRU):

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Farmington Bay with its Wildlife Sactuary, where the distance between the Great Salt Lake and the Wasatch Mountains is the narrowest. Northern Utah. Photo by © Michaël Van Broekhoven, 2014 – All Rights Reserved

Somewhere in the above area are some amazing places and inhabitants:

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A few days earlier, an Owl nest with at least 3 owlets, Farmington,  Northern Utah.   Photo by © Michaël Van Broekhoven, 2014 – All Rights Reserved

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12 new Blue Heron nests, Farmington Bird Sanctuary.  Photo by © Michaël Van Broekhoven, 2014 – All Rights Reserved

Zoom in on Farmington with ‘Lagoon’ exit and its brand-new nearby mall (left):

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Farmington, Northern Utah. Photo by © Michaël Van Broekhoven, 2014 – All Rights Reserved

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Northern Wasatch Mountains,  Northern Utah. Photo by © Michaël Van Broekhoven, 2014 – All Rights Reserved

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Detail of Uintah Mountains, between Northern Utah and Wyoming.  Photo by © Michaël Van Broekhoven, 2014 – All Rights Reserved

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The Colorado Front Range, as seen from above Boulder, Colorado after recent snowstorm.   Photo by © Michaël Van Broekhoven, 2014 – All Rights Reserved

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Full Moon over Atlantic Ocean….   Photo by © Michaël Van Broekhoven, 2014 – All Rights Reserved

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Reading a book by Full Moon over Atlantic Ocean.  Photo by © Michaël Van Broekhoven, 2014 – All Rights Reserved

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Arival in Brussels… (Zaventem, Belgium) –  Photo by © Michaël Van Broekhoven, 2014 – All Rights Reserved

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The train leaves from below the airport, super easy.  Photo by © Michaël Van Broekhoven, 2014 – All Rights Reserved

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View from attic in Herent (near Leuven), Belgium – Photo by © Michaël Van Broekhoven, 2014 – All Rights Reserved

For those who dont know where Belgium is, this lovely satellite view has Belgium marked on it.  It’s currently 20 degrees Celcius (68 Fahrenheit).  Just lovely.

Source:KMI  Click image for more options at my METEO page.

See Belgium marked by white borders? In the middle: between the North Sea and The Netherlands, Germany, Luxembourg, and France.  
Click image for more weather info sources on my METEO page.

Other blogposts about Belgium have been:

And this series from September 2012:

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