Hotel Dukes' Palace
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- Minbar in room
- Breakfast Available
- Room service
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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We got woken early by a loud uninvited noise which sounded like chainsaws. I looked out the window to see a garden maintenance team with leaf blowers and three motorised hedge cutters working on the hotel garden. Great, that added to my dissatisfaction. So well and truley woken up we headed down for our breakfast which was part of our package. …
The day started off true to forecast with light rain, which was ok for us as it was a transfer day and we would use it to research Paris which looks rather complicated, and also rest and make the most of our splurge hotel.
The new hotel was about 10 minutes walk which was fine and the rain had pretty much eased to a light spit by the time …
... us went for a bike ride, but they were running short of bikes, so Darren and Mike looked like the Goodies on a tandem! We experienced the etiquette of sharing the narrow cobbled streets with busses, cars and pedestrians, and the importance of paying attention to which way the bike lanes go... when the locals were coming towards us at one stage!
Walked back to the hostel via the ...
... the outside of town, through pretty tree-covered paths and past majestical lakes (the Lake of Love in fact).
We stopped off for chocolate and banana waffles along the way (a specialty in Belgium) and found ourselves at a little cafe (Vero Caffe) in one of the back streets. Oh. My. God. The BEST double espresso we have had in a long time. It would rival the best places in Brisbane. ...
... muscles on them like body builders. They have higher forequarters than rear and almost double muscling on their hind quarters. I looked it up on uncle google and they are Belgium Blues. Fabulous beasts and mighty tasty too I bet! I also saw some funny looking goats that had legs like dashounds - full size body and tiny legs a bit like a sheep LOL.
Whilst we were on the train we discussed whether we would stay on in Belgium a couple ...