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In the beginning was the backpack. And a bed covered in stuff. And all the stuff on the bed had to somehow fit inside the backpack. This is my forclaz easyfit backpack, it fits 60 litres of stuff (actually quite a lot) and at the beginning it is an empty slate: everything that I will need for ...
... ago. I didn't check the weather reports because earlier in the week it was forecast for light rain, but no snow. I didn't want to really think about and just hoped that nature would help me out. Anyway, when I woke up, I immediately looked outside and only saw rain. It wasn't even as cold as the prior day so I knew that it would just be another wet, rainy day in Bastogne. After a quick breakfast I was out the door to Bastogne from Wiltz (about 20-25 miles ...
... it. Proud men to the end.
So why is Bastogne and the Battle of the Bulge so relevant? The war would have been won by the Allies regardless. With severe pressure from the Russians from the Eastern Front and the Allies coming in from the West and South, the Germans were doomed. However, had the Germans punched a hole in the Allied lines, most notably the Battle of the Bulge, it could have prolonged the war much longer. The success ...
... shops at all qualifies as a hamlet. Not sure about a pub yet, as we arrived the back way.
Landlords Robert and Kate very hospitable, with fresh fruit, milk and a loaf of home made bread waiting for us. Once they retired back to their house, tucked into the bread! Still slightly warm.... delicious.
WiFi was one of our criteria when searching for accommodation. While told that ...
... risk it. Thus she got my yummy soup and i got her ceaser salad.
After lunch we went and drank some more beer. Next was another dark beer, this also came with cheese flavored by feeding the cows the discarded wheat, malt and hops. It was great.
The next beer we got was a blond. This was nice but not as flavorsome as dark beers.
Once we had this beer we were basically ready to head back.
We caught the taxi ...