Hotel de la Madeleine
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... hadn’t eaten since breakfast and mussels by themselves don’t tend to be that filling. I still want another waffle before leaving – I may have to make a trip to get one later. The one I had this morning was disappointing – the waffle had been sitting out, as opposed to being made fresh when ordered.
I have a long day tomorrow, starting with a 6:15 train. I’m hoping to get to bed early so I will be rested for the day ...
... find a waffle place when we decided that since it was already 7pm, we might as well eat dinner.
We found a place in the city center and had a pretty good Italian meal, and I had my first glass of Leffe, in Belgium. It was awesome! I love Leffe. We were thinking about having waffles at the same place we ate dinner, but we were both too stuffed to have dessert. We decided to walk around for a bit and then find another place to have ...
As I hand over my passport to the attendant I receive a “Is this your
first time in Morocco?”. I nod and the passport control guy smiles “Welcome to
Morocco!” and then stamps my passport loudly.
Okay so I was in. That was far too easy. I love countries where you
don’t need a visa.
This was the part I’d be worried about. When you first step through
those doors ...
I had the best time in Brussels. The absolute best. I was immediately impressed by how diverse and multicultural Brussels itself is (as it should be-- it's the capital of the European Union). I was awed at the grandiosity of the Grand Place, a plaza with towering gold-encrusted guildhalls centering the area. I was tickled at how small the famed Mannekin Pis really is ...
... Jake "help me find out what the speed limit is". He said "ok". Two minutes later I look over and he's sound asleep. He didn't wake up for at least two hours. We made it to Normandy ok, but I'm tired of roundabouts. We drove through about 20 of them, and I'm sure we'll have 3 times as many tomorrow. It isn't so much the actual roundabout that bugs me, its the lady's voice on the Tom Tom.
We got close to our ...
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But also only the 2nd place in Europe to want to charge us for Internet access. Thankfully we are within reach of a free provider within our room.
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