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Today is the last full day of our vacation so we decided
to leave the city as we felt we've seen everything of importance there was to
see. Namur was suggested as a pretty town, with lots of medieval charm. Namur
has taken on a new role as the capital of the federal region of Wallonia. Its
location at the head of the Ardennes has also made it a popular tourist center.
After purchasing train tickets at Central Station we were ...
... mooring joined the Dutch boat and us for the next 3 locks; they had loud music and lots of drink on board (already lots consumed) and were having a good time, even though it was still morning. We do not know what the occasion was that they must have been celebrating.
On with your tin hats, John is going to have a rant. Each lock had a row of mooring bollards on each side of the lock perfectly good for the crafts using them, then some GIT (probably from ...
... and it was the last working day...becauooooooose..it was the beginning of "Namur en Mai" festival that night!!!!!!
"So we have to do a lot of things today" - we thought.
It really seemed that Namur was not ready for the festival that started that evening... so we thought that we would do a lot of work.
And we did a lot))
We helped hanging curtains again, we repaired Pamela again and helped in carrying some things ...
... of being there. We already knew the city very well)))
Galateia offered to play a game when we came home.
Everybody knows this game, but nobody knows the name of it)))
It's when you imagine a famous character (actor, singer, politician, sportsman...) and write down his name on a piece of paper and then stick the paper to your neighbor's forehead and he asks different ...
First night in Namur wasn't very nice))
We hadn't got used to extreme conditions yet... oh these camp-cots...
There was one lucky person in our group - Inne - she slept on a mattress today)))
There was only one mattress and we played a kind of a lottery about who sleeps on the mattress tonight)))
Even though we slept bad the mood was ...