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... videotaped the ceremony thank goodness! I will share with you later. The Menin Gate - is a memorial to all British and commonwealth soldiers (except New Zealand and Newfoundland) that have no known grave - over 55,000!!! The ceremony has taken place every evening at 8pm since 1927 - except during German occupation during WWII. It was standing room only at the ceremony this evening Looong day - looking forward to bed ...
... we can just enjoy that as our heart-starter!
We arrived dockside in Zeebrugge around 8am but there wasn’t a lot to see and we headed up to the Horizon Court for breakfast. We shared a table with two ladies from Canada and were discussing the 'going it alone’ in port versus booking a Princess excursion. They were interested to hear that we were intending to go it alone as they had booked a Princess tour. So we swapped room numbers ...
... and Belgium fries (not French fries). Well, we crossed off two – Flemish stew and chocolate.
Chocolate – the world’s most perfect food – was displayed in the Choco Story: The Chocolate Museum. This is a lovely small museum that explains the history of cocoa and chocolate throughout the ages – from the Mayans in Mexico to the royalty in Europe – and ...
... good weather does not come often.
Brugge is nice, scenery resembles York I think.
There are many shops selling stitched products, yet I cannot find my favourite one.
Then we went to take the boat and toured around.
The wind was even freezier in the water. My head pounded and burned.
Afterwards we went for waffles. The taste was not as good as I had last time in Brussels.
... was saying Damme we missed it and are heading out to a town on the outskirts of Brugge, Judy was good this time we only made one u turn and got onto the right road and soon were in this really beautiful little village was not big but full of character, Stewart was again going crazy snapping anything that moved and enjoying himself, we soon discovered it the Boat was broke so no go for us on it so a bit of a look of the canal then off to Brugge.
Once in Brugge we ...
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