Apollo Arthotel Brugge
Travel Blogs from Brugge
Great day so far, but I am going to begin with last night's incident with Maya and the cot. Basically, her cot is made out of toothpicks and when she went to bed, it collapsed and folded in on her like a clamshell. Morry started to laugh, but not at Maya's misfortune, rather at her completely droll response, which was to simply repurpose the bed …
Brugge is a delightfully expensive town in Belgium that has decided that a Euro here does not have the same value as a Euro in say France. The girls got caught out when they asked for mussels for dinner. The sign out the front said 10.50Euros for mussels and chips but when we got inside we found that it was 10.50 for the boring mussels that had no …
... We met a couple from Texas and lunched with them at the brewery. We spent some time wandering the little alleyways and backstreets to see the less touristy parts of this beautiful old city. Dinner near the town center consisted of Belgian shrimp croquettes, Belgian steak, rack of lamb, a French merlot, and coffee with a waffle with ice cream and strawberries. Lovely lovely lovely, and a fine farewell dinner for both. Tomorrow we head for Flanders and WW 1 ...
... every day. He's so sweet, I took about ten pictures of him. After that, we decided to finally try a waffle, because we can smell them everywhere and everyone claims they have the best one. We stopped at a cafe that looked good and had tables inside, it was raining at this point, and ordered one with strawberries and cream for me and just cream for Laura. So, naturally he brought each one with bananas and caramel. When we told him that was incorrect, ...
... and a chocolate making demonstration with more samples.
We met up with the SHAPE girls at the Belfort. We got in line to climb to the top of it. 366 stairs later, we finally got to the top. It was exhausting to say the least, it felt like my heart was going to beat out of my chest. The stairs were teeny tiny and steep and at one point it felt like we were climbing a ladder instead of stairs. When we got to the top, the view was so awesome. We took lots of ...
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