Travel Blogs from Antwerp
Our journey to Europe commenced
with lift off from Brisbane International Airport on time at 1.40 pm. We flew Finnair but our first leg to
Singapore was with Qantas. On arrival at
Singapore we changed to Finnair who took us all the way to Munich.
I thought should I let you know
how our flights went, given that we changed planes twice on our 22.5 hour
flight (total travel time was 28.5 hours with stopovers) from Brisbane ...
When I went to the bridge this afternoon and looked at the current chart, there on the right hand side was good old Great Britain and Eire. The course line drawn on the chart that leads towards the English Channel ends in the area of the Bishop Rock, from which way-point they move to the next chart for the English Channel proper. It is a nicety of modern navigation that they still draw a pencil line on the charts showing the course, and mark it every one ...
Wow my first sight as I was arriving into Antwerp A Jain Temple - reputed to be the largest in Europe. This is definately worth a visit. What a beautiful concept and a wonderful building Read all avout it on the following pages: http://jain-temple-europe.blogspot.com/ 2009/11/largest-jain-temple-in-europe.h tml http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rdzcLV8w iJI http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i_p0vjz9 SxA http://www.herenow4u.net/index.php?id=7 ...
... but I’m surrounded by too many young souls to let it bring me to that place. I’m thankful to be surrounded by people who believe that the world is here to be explored and conquered; to be amongst eagles instead of ostriches.
So what do I expect of India? Not nearly as much as I expect of myself. I’d like to believe that I expected nothing of India and instead let it prove itself to me on its own terms. ...
... on several occasions. The only rudeness we experienced was by a desk clerk at Hotel Brasserie Meyer in Luxembourg. All she did was nod her head yes or no and made no attempt to communicate at all. Fortunately the one time we needed to there was another man at the counter who translated for us and encouraged her to go get some ice from the bar for us.
11) Most of all ask local people about places to see or eat that they recommend. You will not be disappointed. ...
Other places to stay in Antwerp
Tolstraat 26, Antwerp | Hotelfrom $66