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Belgium is a favourite so far! The town is beautiful - feels like we're in a storybook. Poppies are everywhere. There is evidence all over town of John McCrae's poem. Today we had a few hours of free time so Josh and I took in the Flander's Field Museum and sought out some Belgian chocolate - so good! The museum was fantastic - provided the stories of many nations and individuals involved in the war effort. ...
... stopover in Brugges, I feasted upon a massive, strawberry covered Belgian waffle. And it was terrible. Hard, crunchy, dry (due to lack of syrup), and just downright a disappointment!! I assure you, the picture is deceiving. However, I was able to clean my palate with (what else is Belgium known for?) french fries!! Just kidding. They did invent them, but I'm sure you all thought I was going to say chocolate. In which case, you'd be right!! I would ...
Day Seven Tuesday, May 20, 2014 Bruges
Brugge is a town in the northern part of Belgium. It is one of the best preserved cities in Europe and is very charming – with picture postcard perfection. The center of the town is very compact and walkable. It is our kind of town – lots of cobblestone streets, charming squares, shops, restaurants, churches, and just plain ...
... to stay awake but there was no way. Will played on the internet and discovered a movie filmed in Burges called "In Bruges” with Colin Ferrell. I love to watch movies and never get the opportunity to watch movies with Will because he would rather watch TLC or the history channel or Coronation Street so I was pretty excited to watch a movie with him. I sat up to watch the movie but I soon fell over and went back ...
... race going on – like round the bays - around and through Bruges. Here were thousands of runners and this held out attention for quite a long time.
In the evening we ate at a bar recommended by our host here at the Double Door. It was a really nice meal that did not cost the earth. For the second time Marion enjoyed rabbits with prunes and David had a tourist menu that included cheese croquettes, beef stew and crème brulee cooked with beer. ...
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