Travel Blogs from Brugge
... consisting of mayonnaise, ketchup and raw onion! Later in the day we sat in the market square and watched one of the concerts and had a beer! Yes I actually drank some believe it or not! Belgium beer is much more pleasant than Aussie beer. About 5pm we decided to call it a day. Rather than go back to the B&B we decided to take a drive to the coast and see the North Sea. We drove to Oostende where it was cold and raining lightly. Saw the ...
... since they were paid for anyway. Booked for 3 nights too so had a free stay :) thought it might be a good idea not to bother Lisa too much. So that was it. Tour over. Really glad I did it. Met some awesome people that I will keep in contact with but still wish I had started it from the beginning so that I got to know everyone a lot easier. Now it was time to enjoy London for a bit before Oktoberfest and then it's karate in Canada, Russia and ...
... and Sint - Janshuismolen or windmills - (I rest my case Ida, about how difficult a language Dutch can be!) - built about 1770, both are still active grain mills, situated beside the main canal.
We also did an entertaining tour of a Brugge brewery, learning about the production of beer, both now and in the past, the history of the Belgian beer industry, and this particular family owned company. Our local guide, ...
This is the third time I have tried to send this and hopefully it will not disappear in the twilight zone again. Today, we spent the entire day in Bruges which is considered one of the best preserved medieval cities in Europe. It is a city of canals and cobblestone streets and is famous for chocolate, lace, beer and mussels. First we went on a boat tour ...
... and the wardrobe....just spectacular. There was also castles and bridges and a huge slide where kids were whizzing past laughing. We spent about an hour wandering around enjoying the scene before heading out into the heat ( and fogged up glasses). Well worth seeing.
Off wandering again we went into another church where they have a Michelangelo statue ( I thought many of the others were as good but I am no expert) then about 130 it ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Pets allowed