Hotel De Golf
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Today we had a short breakfast at a lovely tea room close to our hotel. The hotel has a buffet at a mere $40CAD per person which seems high as we can not stomach more than a light meal after last night's Flemish stew. We are still stuffed. Today we walked the rest of Bruges. We visited the church where there is a drop of Jesus's blood in a rock crystal on some gauze used to wipe the wounds long long ago. According to legend, every Friday for two centuries after it ...
... country style pâté and salad with coarse whole wheat bread, Flemish beef stew cooked with beer with apple sauce and frites, pana cotta covered with chocolate sauce and egg liqueur. The frites are delivered by the 'frites angel' walking around the restaurant as they are cooked. Delicious and very hot and crispy. We enjoyed the perfect weather with an evening walk before hitting the ...
... Story and enjoyed all the varities of chocolate Bruges had to offer!! Saw some interesting displays of art by Dahli and Picasso which were on exhibition. Our favourite days was spent at De Halve Maan brewery where were taken on an entertaining tour, Dan tried some Trapas Beer (11% Beer) and we were given samples at the end!
Again we will update with stories when we have a chance but for now here are our photos :)
... you look at it from the canal though, way cool.
After the canal tour I was feeling a bit hungry so I had myself my first true Belgian waffle. It was everything I had hoped for and way more. I think Belgium has mastered the art of perfecting their food, when you think of some countries when you go there and the food is not as good as you expected then there is Belgium. The food surpasses your expectation everywhere you go, maybe it was because I was eating ...
... and continue to marvel at their opulence.Today (Thursday) Jeni &; Julie arrived.
Friday saw us all on a brewery tour and even those of us who don't drink beer, sampled the local drop..A highlight of this tour was the magnificent view of Brugge from the rooftop of the brewery..; even the sook who can,t handle heights made it to the top.! Minniewater Park was also onthe agenda.
Saturday was a very sobering day with a tour ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking