Travel Blogs from Ostende
After a sleep in and a later than normal breakfast we packed up our bags to take to the hotel we were transferring to. Luckily when we arrived (a couple of hours before we were due to check in our room was already available so we checked in. It's a charming little room with a balcony overlooking a bustling pedestrian street. After a quick visit to …
... wandering around the little streets, watching, listening, tasting. It continues to amaze and humble me when you chat with the locals and they can speak a variety of languages fluently. While I know little of the history of Belgium, I did learn that a couple of locals played a role in a war that resulted in Belgium having Dutch as the national language, rather than French. Although from our ...
Brugge, a must see on our itinerary after the famous movie with the midget. But while that movie was very dark we saw Brugge in it's best summer dress. Everything was absolutely sparkling. The city is famous for many things like all historic European cities it is built around a city square of cobbled stone, called kinder kopler because the stones for the streets were cut out and laid by young children (school doesn't sound so ...
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... tourists, which I can imagine must be horrible when the weather is warmer. It is of course the Chocolate museum!
Inside there are 3 floors showing numerous and well maintained artefacts dating back through the history of chocolate, which was originally just a drink and originated from the Mayans. You can also learn about how chocolate is created and of course watch a demonstration and taste the amazing pralines ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center