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Travel Blogs from Tournai
We spent the first 4 hours on the barge as we had to retrace our steps from yesterday, and go through several locks along the way back to Arleux, it was good and we got off at 11am and cycled for 55kms through several small villages and some urban areas, my impressions of their part of France are that there is not a lot of money, unless the towns are very big there is little. Aristo of shops ...
... upon a car boot sale in a very rough estate on the edge of the town, this was not everyone taste but the Shazell van loved it and invested in a genuine WW2 Army helmet which I was too scared to haggle so paid the cheap €10, Lucy spotted a toy giraffe a mile off and also failed to haggle! Betty insisted we search shops for our favourite Looza drink which she found and then had carry around, later she acquired some Looza glasses to add to our collection at home :-) ...
Word for 5/6: three
With the list of must dos on our minds, we woke up early, paid for our 0.50 Euro showers and sat down at our clean table for breakie - cereal, kiwifruit and yogurt – we are totally Kiwi’s abroad!
While Jason headed down to the DIY store for a hose and fittings – quite a crucial tool to get water from the tap into our ...
... chance he was
somewhere on the Autism spectrum. This was a really great and unique
opportunity for us to really advocate for him and I think he felt
that we understood him more and that increased his bond with us. When
he left at the end of the day, he actually cried. Broke both our
hearts to see him go.
Day 5- Tuesday
started off on an interesting note....I was in a group without Sarah
or Joan and it was probably a good thing because I'm not sure I ...
... again. It was after this that Fernando realized the temple brought whatever you were thinking to life. >Hahahahaa< He then set outside the cave for the rest of his days to make millions by charging people to enter the cave. The end.
I almost could not stop laughing while she was telling the story. Originally she wanted Fernando to fall more in love with his girlfriend and something sweet would show up in the temple… I suggested what might really be on a ...