Le Nid d'Hirondelle
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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In the beginning was the backpack. And a bed covered in stuff. And all the stuff on the bed had to somehow fit inside the backpack. This is my forclaz easyfit backpack, it fits 60 litres of stuff (actually quite a lot) and at the beginning it is an empty slate: everything that I will need for ...
... ago. I didn't check the weather reports because earlier in the week it was forecast for light rain, but no snow. I didn't want to really think about and just hoped that nature would help me out. Anyway, when I woke up, I immediately looked outside and only saw rain. It wasn't even as cold as the prior day so I knew that it would just be another wet, rainy day in Bastogne. After a quick breakfast I was out the door to Bastogne from Wiltz (about 20-25 miles ...
... it. Proud men to the end.
So why is Bastogne and the Battle of the Bulge so relevant? The war would have been won by the Allies regardless. With severe pressure from the Russians from the Eastern Front and the Allies coming in from the West and South, the Germans were doomed. However, had the Germans punched a hole in the Allied lines, most notably the Battle of the Bulge, it could have prolonged the war much longer. The success ...
... have it downstairs, that doesn't seem to be the case. Perched at the top of the stairs is the "best" reception, with difficulties downloading photos or anything other than basic email.
There is a real log fire in the lounge, and the landlord promises to clean it out daily and restart it for us late afternoon. Definitely a plus. Know how much work goes into maintaining one of those.
... chapel and thus on the hill of the chapel we saw the bus drive by 15 minutes early.
So we moved on and decided to get a taxi. It was really good, he told us about the town and its history. Took about 10 minutes and we were there.
Once we arrived we got some Beer. To start off a Dark beer. Nice flavors. To accompany the beer we had a quiche. It was nice.
We then walked around to assess the beer types as well as the food. ...