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Can't believe how much rubbish the crowd here can generate. When we emerged at 10.00 today there was an army collecting the mountain of destruction from last night. No wonder unemployment here is the lowest in the EEC. Sorry, no pics - believe me, you don't wanna see!
More Ghent touristising this morning. We spied a hole in ...
... we leave for Berlin. Brussels and Belgium have been very nice, clean, and expensive!
Official Questions for today (Schoology):
1. When did Belgium gain independence and from whom?
2. What was Belgium's position during WW2?
3. Who stole the Van Eyck painting ...
... and uploading blogs, checking and organizing funds, activities to do, how to get there, what to do, what we need to know, how, when, who, which and where, we've not even had time for proper rest at times. Watching TV, movies, there hasn't been a moment to spare.
Time out. Time to stop and find some clarity. Step away from the tablet, your resume, that job ad, put down the phone. Its decision time. What do we really want? Do we really want to work a ...
... takes on a whole new meaning...ha ha Brussels also has a very famous fountain, where a young boy figure is ******* into a pool of water, the fountain is official called "Manneken Pis" pronounced quite aptly "man can ****" After zig zagging through many streets we finally rounded a corner to find a hundred or more people staring at this tiny fountain with a miniature figurine of a small boy peeing into the fountain...wow...what an anti-climax, but like everyone else ...
... that comes in a 1.2 litre test tube, because the glass is worth so much they take one of your shoes as a deposit and put it in a bucket and attach it to the roof. If you run away with the glass or break it they keep your shoe. Even in the middle of the day locals and tourists alike were filling the bucket with shoes. It was hilarious.
We spent one week in Belgium and split the time between Brugge and Ghent, both are small canal side cities close ...