Hotel De Zalm
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... to use the momentum from my downhill to help on the uphill. I make it three quarters of the way before my bike is dancing so much on the cobbles I can't go any further. Better than the last climb, but still not all the way to the top. I have a feeling this cobblestone riding will take some getting used to.
We take off towards a brewery for some beer tasting and a tour. The Roman brewery has been around ...
... hill came, it wasn't hard, but the first pave (cobbles) followed, and they were awful !!! Our bikes are super stiff so we felt every bump !!! On the second pave, I punctured, a huge nail through the tube !!! I counted down the paves as they were killing me, and on the fifth one, I screamed !!! And then the hills became pave, but this was ok as you were going slow !!!
After 70ks, the groups that were doing only 75ks suddenly appeared, and pretty ...
... now joined the back of this queue and it was only about 20 minutes before we were at the front of the queue and our carriage drew up and we clip clopped off......our driver was a chunky hirsute young lady with a moustache any fellow would have been proud of in Movember.
Back we trotted down several of the streets we had already walked down and were coming to know very well indeed.
The overpowering smell of chocolate as one goes past ...
... cannot be delivered on time! So we need to make the two stop train ride from Lissewege Station to Zeebrugge and collect the biles from "JUMP" Cycles ourselves. Lissewege Station is about as busy as a Hornby Train set in a power cut. Fresh from our travels by train from Epsom to The Crimea we arrive 20 minutes early only to be greeted by tumbleweed and a waste bin that probably only needs emptying every 2 years! The ...
... One of the brothers fell in love with Sister Agnes and crept across the canal one night and forced himself upon her. When she rebuffed him, he strangled her, and now, says Danielle, sometimes late at night you can see the light from a candle moving between the windows.
Danielle also pointed out the wrought iron decorations on the facades of the older houses. They were put there to screw the heavy wooden beams of the interior to the exterior walls. ...
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