First Euroflat Hotel
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... of 1.2 million and a metropolitan area with a
population of over 1.8 million, both of them the largest in Belgium.
... as we were not yet ready to eat dinner. It is a lovely area with parks and reflecting pools. We came across an interesting flea market too. We had dinner at Les Crustaces restaurant. This area is where the fishermen used to sell their daily catch, so lots of seafood outlets are here. We had grilled mussels, skate wing with capers and white butter sauce, a wonderful bouillabaisse, dessert and coffee. We took the subway to our hotel. Very cool system and easy to ...
... which started with player pianos and music boxes of all sizes. The music boxes were just tinier versions of the carillons we had seen in the Ghent belfry. The exhibit progressed to synthesizers and electric guitar.
Next up was more recent Western instruments. A lot of brass, harpsichords, and accordions. The weirdest instrument at this level was a glass harmonica (link goes to a video).
... definite 'sciencey' edge. After a few pictures and a quick look around we boarded the bus and made our next stop at the massive Basilica of Sacred Heart which is the biggest art deco building in the world. Boarding the bus one last time we headed back to the center city. Our next stop was the Mannekin Pis statue. This statue is about half a meter tall of a small boy peeing into a pond. The crowd of people trying to take a picture of this ...
... delicacies that we are still devouring!!! THIS was amazing!!! Then to top it all off it properly snowed on our last day before we got the Eurostar back to the UK. None of this "snow flurries" ****, there was 3-5cm of snow on everything when we woke up so of course we ran across the road to the park to marvel at a veritable winter wonderland!! This was extremely memorable :-) Now we are back in Cambridge and still having a great time. Will update again a little later :-) ...
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