Fletcher Hotel-Restaurant De Dikke Van Dale
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Non-smoking rooms
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This was my 2nd visit to the small town/village, situated just into Holland from Belgium. In fact the majority of the 25 minute bus journey was spent exiting Bruges and passing Belgian villages and farms, I believe the beautiful Sluis was the first real landmark after crossing the border. The journey itself was very scenic (well worth the 3Euro! ) - complete with rabbits and farm fauna, passing long canals, and the stereotypical pancake-flat fields ...
... refuge whilst learning a little something too. There are, naturally, a number of bells on display, as well as cast iron trunks – behind cast iron bars – impenetrable to mankind, in which the city’s charter and other important documents were housed. I imagine they kept King Leopold’s passport there, much like that little tin everyone has at the back of their sock drawer. Also on display is the huge chime bell, a goliath chrome drum ...
... on the way out. I have never seen a switch where you can select 6 different languages, but that's Europe!
It didn’t take long until we were travelling on the highway out of Brussels through the Flemish countryside full of flat fields with a few cows and horses. A big traffic jam on the 'Highway to Hell’ forced us to take a scenic detour and finally we arrived in Gent. I had never heard of this town before, so we listened to the guide ...
- Canal Boat Tour (Monday)
- 2 self-guided Walking Tours (Monday)
- Restaurant for 2 nights "Bierbrasserie Cambrinus" (http://www.cambrinus.eu/english.htm) li>
- Beer Pub "t Brugs Beertje' (http://www.brugsbeertje.be/index_en.ht m)
- Wednesday Morning Market
- Climb ...
... 5 weeks.
We returned the bikes which featured Sam biking through the Market. Horses, cars, buses and people, oh my! We tried fries with mayo, made it to Dumon chocolate and my family forced me into a phone. Fondue was fun for dinner. Michael Phelps even in Dutch, wow!
Last day in Brugges today. We will miss it a lot. The Wilhelms were right. Amsterdam tomorrow.