Travel Blogs from Ixelles
I loved Belgium not only because of it's food specialties, but also because of the easy going and culturally advanced atmosphere. Compared to the rest of Europe, the people of Brussels are more quiet and trusting. The city was relaxed and seemingly ...
After arriving in Calais we followed some vague instructions that I found about a good hitching spot and set off not really knowing where we were going. Somehow we managed to find the spot we were looking for and began trying to get a lift. Almost immediately we encountered another hitchhiker, a Polish guy who was headed for Rouen. He said he'd arrived yesterday and still not got a lift so we weren't filled with hope. Nonetheless, we wrote the ...
... find we have bad internet again) and decide to go out to eat. We get pasta at a restaurant nearby. After tea, we decide to go back to the room as it's still raining and way too cold. We have a tv in our room and luckily some movies and shows in English! We stay up for a while then go to bed. We wake up on Saturday and decide to spend the day wandering ourselves and doing some shopping. We get a waffle for breakfast/lunch (amazing) and buy some chocolate and wander ...
... stages and out on the road to catch our bus.
- It was fun on the last day to just hang around the different stages and chill on the grass at the mainstage. We decided we had seen everyone else from up close it was time to lay back and relax. Unfortunately we spent over an hour in the medical tent on the last day as Alex collapsed from exhaustion. I had to keep him company while he got free water, coke and sugar tablets. We realized that we only ever ate one meal each day we ...
Slept in today after our late dinner last night. The weather is so so...cooler and cloudy. We are having Claire's friends Kee over for pizza tonight so we are off to the Carrefour for food. Pizza and salad and ice creamafter food shopping we came back to the apt and put things away and then walked over ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility