BEST WESTERN Hotel Petit
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- Pets allowed
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... they had to work from Monday to Friday so we hired a car and did a bit of a tour to the south.
Brugge, Belgium (22/6 to 24/6)
The drive to Brugge was horrendous, lots of rain - not what we were used to after so much sun on the trip. We had planned some side trips but canned them and made it direct to Brugge. We chose Brugge pretty much because of the movie In Bruges - don't mind the spelling, I think I'm writing it as the Belgians do. It ...
... amazing to be standing in the same rooms where the family hid & where Anne wrote her diary, also to see the actual diaries on display. After the family was arrested the house was emptied by the Nazi's. When Otto Frank opened the museum he insisted the rooms remained empty to symbolise the void left behind by the millions of people who would never come home. There are to scale models of the house so you can see what the house ...
... way back to the train station we tried the traditional cuisine, stamppot. It is basically mashed potatoes with onions and carrots mixed in with a giant meatball or sausage on top. It was definitely a hearty comfort food, but not necessarily the best tasting. We also stopped to get food for dinner. We bought bread, goat cheese, fruit, and wine. It was one of the simplest meals, but still very good, especially when finished off with leftover Belgian ...
Have arrived safely in Amsterdam. Malaysian airlines were faultless.
We are now in Den Haag, 26 minutes south of Schipol airport. Very pretty and very quiet. Had an annoying French guy asking for directions and then promptly thought it ok to join us. How rude. A sea of orange bunting and balloons are everywhere. Maybe the Dutch are still drowning their sorrows after losing to the Germans in the World cup .
... to have some cake and fresh mint tea before calling it a relatively early night. Lots to do tomorrow although the great thing is we don't feel pressured to do anything really. As exciting and fantastic as our trip has been we are looking forward to coming home and seeing all of our wonderful family! Would end with some Dutch words but we don't know any... Heineken? M & ...