Travel Blogs from Malmedy
After climbing for 6km out of the crater in which Spa sits, it was time to make our way towards Gouvy.
Our first experience of Belgium had been a bit of a shock to the system. However, our journey to Gouvy was one of the most beautiful rides anyone could wish to cycle. In the anticipation of hills, we gave ourselves a shorter day- and we were very grateful for it.
The most difficult task ...
It's amazing what a difference a day makes. We really enjoyed cruising through the final 70km of Holland- and then we met Belgium. Let's just say it was an eventful afternoon. It involved climbing ruddy great hills, walking through a mountain bike trail- ...
Drove over the border into Belgium to a little place called Hony. It is a tiny little village, well group of streets and houses really. The campsite is on a river surrounded by farms. The owner of the camp told us about a nice little walk to the picturesque village of Ham. Only 20mins she said. Well 45 mins later and a very steep ascent we arrived at a two street village. Yes it was pretty but blink and you would miss it. Then all these ...
On his way to the airport, Juan gave Patrick, Mark & I a lift to Liege. Mark was off to Ghent. Patrick Brussels. I went sightseeing in Liege before catching the train to Brussels.
I found it to be a fascinating city. Close to the train station it's modern, in the centre it's shopping central, but only a little further away, it becomes a historical city dating back to the 14th century. ...
... the bus. A couple from Sydney arrived at the bus stop not long after I did. When the bus didn't come by 5pm (it was normally only a couple of minutes late) Mariana decided to see of the police manning the barricades could translate the note de service. A couple from the UK said they had it had it translated & it apparently didn't make much sense and the bus company wouldn't sell a ticket if the bus wouldn't be coming! When Mariana came back she said the Verviers shuttle ...
Other places to stay in Malmedy
Chemin du Val 30, Malmedy | Hotelfrom $112
51 Route De La Baraque Michel, Malmedy | Hotelfrom $70
Route de la Ferme Libert 33, Malmedy | Hotelfrom $110
Beverce Village 29, Malmedy | Hotelfrom $116
Place Albert-1er 40, Malmedy | Hotelfrom $128