Travel Blogs from Lanaken
... iPad and what a surprise! Our accommodation was in a hotel that had previously been the palace of Willem II and had since been converted into a hotel! Felt like a princess for a while! This was the most luxurious and amazing place. We went for walk around the grounds and I cut John's hair in the gardens with the sheep watching. Had a most interesting conversation with the barman over a Kir Royale and a beer. This guy had travelled from Holland to Moscow twenty ...
... at the top of the board the word DIO, Mevrouw had substituted an I for a U. You would have thought butter wouldn't melt in her mouth but now you know she is nothing but a common snobbler.
The best laid plans!!!!
Mevrouw likes to plan ahead. Way back in May, when we were returning home through France, Mevrouw collared a poor dutchman and explained that we would be visiting Holland in the autumn, could he recommend anywhere to visit? The ...
... br> While Nancy spent the day recovering Judy and i caught up on sleep and then went for a drive in the afternoon to get her car fixed, then back to home for a light dinner and then get ready for our trip to Edinburgh tomorrow. So till Edinburgh all be good
Cheers Stewart and Nancy.
Tis Baz here,
Well talk about a blow out of plans we are all rudely awoken by Stewart and said ...
... of the city. Berlin is such an interesting place, so full of history, a world class capitol, yet broken up into many smaller neighborhoods, so it doesn't feel as crazy as some of the other places we have been. That evening I had dinner with Mike, an old friend from Boston, who is now a professor at a university in Berlin.
The next day took me to Cologne, which I have gotten to know during visits to my friend Scott when ...
... the Landlords who live across the street, dropped by and the tenant asked if we wanted to meet them. We said yes. They were very friendly, the husband spoke English and the wife did not. It was while meeting them that "The Competition" showed up and the tenant asked what we want to do. V and I looked at each other, gave a nod and told her to tell them to basically buzz off, we want the house. Then I pulled out the preliminary contract...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking