Chateau de St Nicolas
Travel Blogs from Saint Nicolas
... to return to the place of burial. More in Johan's fundraising efforts to get the statues completed can be found here http://www.brothersinarmsmemorial.com/. Johan also very passionately showed us some documentaries on Australians in the war in Belgium while we ate our ham and cheese toasties (that he insisted all Australians love!) and set out on our way to Namur.
Arriving in Namur we had our first Air B&B experience. After a while of waiting outside calling the door ...
Today we drove about 200km in the ****ing rain ... Both wet till the bone!! Luckily we found a small camping with rooms for rent. The room is actually very big, with a kitchen included. After everything was unpacked, I enjoyed a warm shower after having very cold the whole day long. Afterwards we enjoyed a nice meal in the local restaurant. It is now 21.15h but I guess I will not be awake for a long time anymore. Sleep ...
... s place of whom we were invited to spend a few days with them.Ewoud spent some time with us in 2000 and 2003 and since then he met lovely Hanneke and now have 2 beautiful children and Nienke and Floortje, who are the Apples of their parents eye.They are just beautiful , Yesterday we spent the day in Maastricht we visited the Vrijthof Plain where Sonja ,Gerry, Rien ,and I sat in the pouring rain to watch Andre Riue 3 yrs ago it looked so different without the settings ...
... price we had been paying for inexpensive hotels and this one even included breakfast which the others had not. And when we arrived, it was charming and impressive. It needs more upkeep as these old chateaux often do, the old wood floors creak, there are cracks in the walls and ceilings here and there, but the rooms were clean and serviceable and very large. Large wooden panels are found on walls, there is a fireplace in our room and ...
We walked around Brussels seeing the usual and not so usual sights.
Then train to St Niklaas for the night.
I visited Aunt Agnes while Margaret walked around town, they had a fair.
Aunt Agnes is my Fathers sister, so many of the phrases she used were as if my Father was speaking to me. (I miss my Dad but this was good)
At night we went out to dinner with Luc and family.
A lot of laughs again.
I feel so at home I forget to take ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Business Services
- Free parking