De Grote Kievit
Travel Blogs from Geel
... and went to some markets. Most things are closed on Sundays like all cities in Europe. Around 3 I headed to the Antwerp Zoo. It is literally connected to the train station and is in the middle of the city. THe zoo was GREAT! I have been to the London and Paris zoo but this was so much better. It is not a gigantic zoo, but the exhibits are well done and the animals were active. I was able to see all of the ones I wanted to see. It is a must go if you ever ...
... around it was time for a burger and the next drink. We ended up at De Hallen, cool bar, but we stayed a bit too long I think. When we came out, the carnival was already closed :)
So back off home. I promised Johan to drop him off in Turnhout, cus he missed his bus. By the time we left Geel it was already 2.30, by the time we arrived in Antwerp it was 4AM... zzzz straight to bed! We have heaps to do in the weekend!
... came to a full stop, after pulling the hand brake a couple of months ago when I decided I wanted to go travelling. I'm glad I did, because this gives me some time to think about whether I like the direction this road was taking me. We'll see where we end up! :) There will probably be a bar with beer though, so it will be good there! ;-)
Today is March 1st and my plane is leaving in a couple ...
... time she sees "Geeka and Ba", hearing her call "Geeka...GEEKA!" whenever Lisha leaves her sight (at home or in public), and start up a bouncy dance the moment Benjamin starts playing the piano. Benjamin and John got to experience their first European haircuts with Jean-Pierre and learned that here "we don't take appointments - it will be about an hour, please have a seat." Learning to do laundry and buy groceries in ...
... as a guest in someone's home.
Now, some of you may be wondering where and how I spent my birthday. Well, I won’t keep you all in suspense much longer…
On my birthday, I found myself in Antwerp on the last day of my visit to Belgium. Alexis and Veerle loaned me and David their bikes for the day and we took off! The weather in Antwerp could not have been any better—it was the first day of sunshine and warmth in ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking