Ibis Charleroi Airport
Travel Blogs from Fleurus
... troops saw the Belgians making their fries during world war 1 but because they spoke French, they just remembered "French Fries". Also French and Dutch are spoken here in Belgium which is why some places have two names...it's all kinda complicated.
And as for things to do...(as if food and beer aren't enough) we checked out some of Brussels many many churches, monuments and giant palace/civic buildings and parks. But the highlight for me ...
... we (I) planned out our itinerary for the next day.
This weekend taught me that traveling is actually pretty tiring, walking is a great excuse for eating as much chocolate and waffles as possible, and I should probably get a bigger memory card for my camera. I split this trip into this intro, then our day trip to Bruges on Saturday, and our time sightseeing in Brussels as separate entries...so read on!
... made sure they were unique choices- one of them was dark chocolate with a violet center... Today I ate a Belgian waffle with ice cream and strawberries for lunch (good to know I'm eating healthy here in Brussels), and sampled some quiche and Belgian beer for dinner. It's really pretty here (but cold- the weather is comparable to London ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking