Ibis Brussels Expo-Atomium
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Rooms were a little small, but beds were comfortable and the room was clean. Also there was a great variety at the breakfast buffet!
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Today in Sunday, March 30th, 2014 and it's day four of our school trip to Europe. Today we are headed to Brussels, Belgium. Anyways, today we got up at 7:00 a.m. We are leaving at 9:00 a.m so we didn't have to be up so early. Once we got dressed we headed down for breakfast. It was so much quieter this morning! We were the first girls down their …
In The Netherlands we had 5 lanes of great roads (Tick Yet Again!) BUT on crossing the border into Belgium it was all change. Torrential rain, poor visibility, a massive drop in temperature to about 15 and then traffic jams for what felt like miles. Note to self, avoid Antwerp, traffic jam city, even mid-afternoon on a Tuesday.
Leaving the motorway at Grimbergen, Tom Took us almost straight to the campsite with only a minor toilet stop on the way.
We stayed at Camping Grimbergen, a very nice and probably the cleanest camping ground I've ever been to. The sanitary places are amazing ;) The prices are really good.
It is a bit away from Brussels but the camping possibilities in Brussels itself are very limited so it was a good alternative. Getting there was a bit messy but we enjoyed our stay.
Grimbergen itself is not very spectacular, it was only a drive through.
... fly so fast it is hard to see what they are doing – Frank has some great pictures of the matriarch.
Oh dear – almost raining again – so we headed back to our hotel for a nap and early supper to get ready to leave this magical and delightful city - - - Brugge is for lovers!!
One of our main reasons to come to Belgium was to see some of ...
... satisfied, spirits lifted and slightly ******. Not sure if this was due to the fact we were hungry or tired or both.
After lunch we grabbed our bags from the car and went to our hotel to check in. Room was good, settled in, had contact with the internet, and fell asleep until 17:15. Read some 'God is not Great' and showered then headed back out.
We headed in another direction of town and found a huge Cathedral and modern square. Some more impressive architecture and ...