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... and there was music everywhere. Bands were playing 60's and 70's music and in the main squares there were concerts with all types of music. John was pretty impressed as there was also free beer! You paid 2 Euro for a glass and then could drink as much beer as you wanted. Afterwards you gave the glass back and they gave you the 2 Euro back! The treat of the day was Belgium Frites! Translation: double fried chips served in a cone with a ...
Everyone looked horrible this morning haha. I didn't feel too bad since I came back a bit early but getting on the bus at 7am was a mission for all. We had a huge day of travelling ahead doing 4 countries and finishing in London that night. Our first stop was in bruge in Belgium. This is where we stopped for lunch and it was a cool little city. Apparently this is where French fries where actually first created, not sure if that's completely true ...
... sent us back to town, so we grabbed the car, found our hotel, and settled down with some Flemish stew, frites and Belgium beer !!!
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After breakfast, we hauled our asses over to Duksmuide. We had never been there, but once in the town square, it was your typical Flemish square, so it felt similar to others that we had seen and it felt good.
A quick bit of history.
The Commonwealth nations didn't really ...
... a complimentary starter and all enjoyed our various meals - lamb, beef stew, steak over a few drinks. It was really nice and we all thoroughly enjoyed our last meal together of our tour- thanks mum & dad!
When we got back to our barge we all sat around chatting, hardly believing that it was all over. Another great day, Bruges is indeed very beautiful but there are too many tourists!
... lark and demonstrate their excitement on being away from school and home at the first cemeteries and sites on the Monday. But it was really pleasing and enjoyable to see these same highly energetic kids begin to appreciate the significance of the areas we were visiting – on the last day of memorials at Thiepval and Vimy, France, kids were listening respectfully to our tour guides and seeking out the visitor log books to ...
Other places to stay in Diksmuide
Heilig Hart Plein 2, Diksmuide | Hotelfrom $117