La Tour D'Argent
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... At the time he was 31 years old leaving behind my mother who was two years old and her sister Lynn who was a just a baby (10 months old).
Our hotel in Gembloux is great- Best Western- and the view from the balcony is much better than it was in the hotel in Brussels.
Upon arriving in Gembloux we headed to the town centre in search of lunch. To our surprise most of the cafes were ...
... like carbonated juice, and not in a good way. The cork was made out of plastic which should have been an indicator of the quality…. I watched some ncis in ENGLISH on tv. I was so excited about that. Our hotel was pretty ****** in this place. It was a small 4 person room that was so weird looking.
Friday we went on a scavenger hunt. We had to find landmarks and chocolate shops around Brussels and take pictures in front of them. We tried a lot of ...
... as well. I really felt like **** and riding away was like trying to make a rope snap. It just wouldn't snap and still hasn't.
But after a while I was doing better and when we finally left Turnhout behind us, I was feeling much better. I felt excited, relieved and most of all: free. Freedom can do strange things with a person, but strange things can also happen. I can't remember when exactly, but at a certain moment I dropped my phone on ...
... Today we saw the US Ambassador to Belgium. Eddy Mercxx, the legendary cyclist, also greeted Lance and we got their picture together. Others in our group saw Ben Stiller, the actor, and got the autograph of a few other famous cyclists including Bernard Hinault.
The start was staged in front of the Grand Palais, which is where the King of Belgium lives. I guess ...
... and because we had some detours in Antwerp, we were running behind schedule. Those of us who are slower riders were going to have a hard time making it on time, so three of us jumped into our van and were shuttled along the closed course via car while following the fastest riders. With 1km to go, we all joined together again on bike and crossed the finish line with crowds cheering all along the way. After podium photos we ...
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17 Chaussee de Namur, Gembloux | 4 star hotelfrom $122