Ibis Brussels Waterloo
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... up some of the world's finest beers. I spent most of my time roaming the streets poking my head into various cafes and shops, sampling their wares.Some of the highlights included the Manaken Pis, the iconic statue of a little boy happily peeing into a fountain. There were also countless talented street performers that I came across. Chocolate, beer and waffles should never really mix, but somehow it works in Belgium.
England is next...
... all in flowers. Needless to say we were becoming more impressed as the day grew on.
The following day we decided to do something child friendly and our door man insisted we explore the Brussels Expo Science Center (held World Expo- 1958) Great! We saw the largest molecules! They had many interests for families of all ages from a mini Europe to an indoor/outdoor water park. What fun we had that day & how relax everyone was- (we chose ...
... man was on the phone again - the only thing she picked up was the word 'police'. She hung up again and we were a bit alarmed - Peter's girlfriend ringing and 'police' - had something gone wrong back in Australia??
The mobile rang again - this time it was a man speaking English but saying he was from the police and asking if there was a problem? She handed me the mobile and again he asked if there was a problem. I said I was returning a call from Australia using Telstra ...
... same as in Holland - so many cycles and even a statue!
The narrow streets are lined with historic buildings, many with a zig zig face at the top, which is apparently is very Belgium. Also numerous horse and buggys. The central city square is magnificent - beautiful buildings all around, lots of people and a band playing.
And then ...
... to the site of the Battle of Waterloo, which proved to be fascinating, particularly with my interest in military history. We visited the Wellington Museum, the Waterloo Wax Museum, the Panorama and climbed the Lion Mound.
The Panorama is a large circular building erected in 1912 with many of the battles painted on the inside of the wall in a 360 degree panorama (120m x 12 m). Magnificent! The wax museum displayed lifelike figures of the ...