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TripAdvisor Reviews Mr Milstain Brussels
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... was a Sunday. Still, there were plenty of shops open and I don't like there being throngs of tourists. My next stop was Manneken Pis, which is apparently a "national symbol" so I was expecting something a little more majestic. Manneken Pis is a tiny, tiny statue, of a boy taking a **** (hence the name). I was quite underwhelmed, it was like the thousands of people that crowd around to see the tiny Mona Lisa from miles back. There's apparently a female equivalent ...
After a 10-hour transatlantic flight, 2 hour layover in London, and another 1 hour flight, we made it to Brussels. The boys did amazing on the way here, even little Lucas who was the wild card! We are happy (and relieved) to report there wasn't any crying, fussing or complaining the entire way here; they are excellent travelers.
We arrived late Saturday morning and spent the rest of the day staggering around our hotel ...
... but managed since pointing and acting out things
comes in handy.
The weather was nice so we went out to look for a place to eat within walking distance, only to return to the hotel and eat there. The hotel wasn't in the best location to walk anywhere but luckily we were only there for the night. After dinner we headed off to bead since the next day involved more travel time and sights to see in Germany!
... with rain! In the 10 minutes it took me to walk to the train station guess what? It stopped once I got there! Damn Murphy’s Law!
So, with my boots all wet as they were not leather, I got on the normal train and took my shoes and socks off in the hopes they would dry a little as the heaters are on in the trains over here, which helped a little. But they were still wet.
Once I got to King’s Cross, Marie and I went to the bathroom and ...
... first time - they don't taste like chicken! They had a strange texture to them, they didn't taste bad but I probably wouldn't eat them again.
After dinner we went to Grand Place and watched the music and lights show which was really good! The whole square was filled with people and the lights lit up the buildings in different colours in time to the music.
Day 2 - Got the train to Bruges.
Stopped off in the town of Ghent on the way and ...