Hotel Astoria Brussels by Tiara
Travel Blogs from Brussels
... it turns out is much like my favourite Parisian cafe - Angelina. A thick, molten chocolate like texture and so tasty! With a slice of amazing peach tart! Next stop - Galeries St Hubert, opened in 1847 by the King, is the oldest shopping arcade in the world. And very ornate - a long street of covered shops, with a large arched roof. The shops were cute - again mostly chocolate shops - but fun to look around! Around the corner - the Cathedral of St ...
... of the arch again we picked out some other free touristy things to see. We struck out with everything. It was either closed or we just could not find it. We ended up at another supermarket where we bought things for dinner, a snack as well as breakfast and lunch for the next day.
Our last stop of the day was back to the Delierum Cafe. We made it to the actual bar this time and sampled four different beers. The weirdest beer was a green colored cactus beer. Another was ...
... a Dash 8, so pretty small, the ordeal that they went through must have been awful, and it's not something that's adequately conveyed in the news stories. The landing gear wouldn't drop, and they could feel it not dropping, repeatedly. The pilot kept trying, but no dice. Finally, he announced that they would have to do a hard landing. All of Zurich airport was closed, and the firetrucks and ambulances brought out. For 30-40 minutes they circled in a ...
I added a day to my travel itinerary. Meeting up with the infamous Ryan Bartek in Brussels today. It's day 1 of my adventure across Europe. Though I'm super excited, I'm really going to miss hanging out with Dad in Paris. It's been awesome spending so much time with him! Ok, so Brussels is a small labyrinth that completely screws with you and keeps trying to spit you into areas off the map. ...
... finally arrived in Belgium and de planed as they say me it was a bit of worry as we went to the passport control and after saying where we had come from the bloke without smile or welcome to Belgium stamped our passports and we were into Brussels.
We then headed to the baggage carousel and waited for the bags to come out, ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Pets allowed