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... and upon entering, it opened to a square where an orchestra was tuning up. At 11.00 (and not ONE MINUTE before) they started with oom pa pa music. It was fine, but we're only good for one of those!
Interestingly, they did have some ladies just sitting there quietly making lace. It's amazing to watch. The result is fantastic, ...
Then we went to Bruges, a quaint Medieval town with a Michelangelo statue and some of Jesus's blood in a church.
One of my student groups actually told me to visit this during their European Vacation project!
We had a nice day to explore and take a ...
... and meals. The pay for these would be next to nothing, and not really enjoyable, career building or valuable experience. They wouldn't allow us to repay debts or save anything. Many require commitment of 6 months, or at least 3, and I feel returning to better paying jobs in Australia would just be a better option. In terms of salaries I'm not exactly a high roller in Australia, but my job alone would pay nearly double what both of us together would earn on a ...
... of Ghent (Het Huis van Alijn) that has puppet shows, just like the one in Topsy and Tim!
Yesterday we went to the castle. It was indeed the one visited by Topsy and Tim. We even peered down into the dungeon as Tim is doing. The castle has a display of weapons and armor as well as a sickly fascinating display of torture devices. Sage was quite interesed in the armor but didn't like the torture room at all and ...
Ready for tomorrow for a little shopping for necessities, learning about the public transportation (oh lord) and hopefully obtaining a bike as well as riding it a little without dying.
Saw two dogs today. Along with learning some basic polite phrases in Dutch, I need to learn how to say "May I pet your dog?".. In fact I may make sure I know that in French as well.
Time for some sleep.