Travel Blogs from Hasselt
... time before long drive began.
Finally, at about 10:00 we parted company, saying goodbye until we should meet again in October.
Marjolaine and I drove northwest and upwards. Our first leg was crossing the Jura on two-lane roads with many cutbacks. We drove up into the clouds which were showering a steady rain. It took about two hours to get all the way up and back down to flat land on the other side. Somewhere upon ...
I guess the theme to all these posts is beer, but come on. We are in the Netherlands, Germany, and Belgium after all. As you can tell we drank some great Belgian beer and had some great chocolate. Tongeren was also interesting because it is one of the oldest towns in Belgium, so it had a lot of cool old buildings and crumbling cobblestone ...
... did was a trip out to some World War II caves. Apparently families hid in them and used them to cross the border (Germany and Belgium are only 20 minutes away). The city also had a beautiful old square, and we also stayed in a great bed and breakfast, which was basically on the 2nd floor of someones ...
... into the turbo mode. We have one hour to go to destination and just continue our way at a slower speed, after having secured a service technician from Volvo-Linssen for the following morning at our mooring destination.
We arrive at around 5pm, which gives us enough time to have appies and then roam into town. Well, a very very quiet place. a couple of stores are open, there is nothing big here and nothing much to shop for. No busy public place or anything. ...
... of the pub and talked of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict for over two hours. It was marvelous. She is pro-Palestine, I am pro-Israel, and we found so much common ground that by the end of the night we couldn't stop hugging one another and repeating how glad we were that we had met. She taught me a lot about the European Union's stance on the situation, which I knew nothing about, and I taught her what the media in the United States has ...
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Kattegatstraat 1, Hasselt | 4 star hotelfrom $111
Torenplein 8, Hasselt | 4 star hotelfrom $108
Thonissenlaan 37, Hasselt | 3 star hotelfrom $98
Thonissenlaan 52, Hasselt | 2 star hotelfrom $74
Saint-Jozefsstraat 10, Hasselt | 3 star hotelfrom $156
Genkersteenweg 350, Hasselt | Hotelfrom $77
Diestersteenweg 355, Hasselt | Hotelfrom $86
Leopoldplein 1, Hasselt | Hotelfrom $127