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... to finally meet my host family.
For now in this really short time, I have to do so many things like packing (again) my suitcase with a maximum weight of 23kg! (Don't know how I am going to do this, but I will make a plan for it) and again saying goodbye to all my love ones.
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Well here we are in Balen watching the deer and chickens and the rain. It's drizzly but the sun is trying to come out so there is hope. It's about 3 weeks later here for the flowers and plants. Blossoms are just starting to bud and they are almost finished at home. We had a great breakfast with fresh eggs and great Expresso and are ...
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Wow, Aachen was all I thought it would be; so what attracted me to this place? First of all it is a tri-point as it sits right on the border of Belgium, Holland and Germany. A sort of European Cameron's Corner if you will.The other interesting fact is that it was the first German city to fall to the Allies after the D Day invasion in 1944. Interestingly, the citizens cheered the allies into the city as they felt that they had been liberated. No better example ...
... to it. Rows of bare grape vines line the hill in front of a stone wall. The entrance is marked with a massive red door and nestled in on top is a restaurant. I take a seat under the vaulted ceilings and enjoy a crisp dutch white wine.
Back on the train to Leuven I join the masses of students and commuters. I follow them through the train stations until I find myself walking up to my front door.
Today we set off from the Linssen Yachts base in Maasbracht heading south. We started in sun but the weather very quickly turned "proper Cornish" - horizontal rain with a touch of sleet! Everything went very smoothly for Captain Martin - watch the video! First lock - 150 yards long - nobody else around - good news for first time out. Then ...