Holiday Inn Brussels Schuman
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Up at same time today and down to breakfast. We finished our last minute packing, checked out and were on the road about 9:30 a.m. It is about an hour to hour and a half drive to Brussels. We found the parking garage near the Grand Place (Brussels is a huge city and the traffic was horrendous along with one way streets, blocked streets, and of …
... 18] when it was still a hamlet. The official founding of Brussels is usually situated around 979, when Duke Charles of Lower Lotharingia transferred the relics of ...
... whip cream or fruit, though they do make a much better photo). Wow, it was great! In Belgium, waffles are not a breakfast food. Instead, they are more of an afternoon snack item – street food. After my waffle, I went back to the Grand Place square, and drank a cold Stella Artois (Belgium’s most famous beer that you can get back at home) while taking in the sights. Then I went to the supermarket, where I got some great foods for ...
... when checking in with the airline: I had to check my bag because it was too big. It is the standard 22" US size for carry-on. I'd heard that some European carriers only approve a 20" bag but had never flown internally within Europe - inbound from the US uses the US size. And it was true. But oddly they didn't even want to look at Ron's enormous duffell/backpack which is the size of a small aircraft carrier. It doesn't have wheels ...
This is an excuse for me to go off talking about Depeche Mode. Yeah, I know this is a travel blog. But this is about Depeche Mode. Depeche Mode this. Depeche Mode that.
I cannot even begin to say anything but... I LOVE MY DM!
Whew! I have to calm down. I know, I know!
Here's the thing. I promised myself once that before it's all too late, I will witness DM in another country besides America. In 2013, by luck, the ...
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