Le Vieux Pont
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... host eventually let us in before we took off to see the city. We walked from our well-positioned flat along the river side, up to the walled Citdel (evidently the longest and steepest way!) for a view of the city, and to see the ancient castle structures and have a beer and wine in the Brasserie before dinner. Andy is in heaven here - where in Australia we are used to extensive wine lists and limited beer selections, the menu had 3 pages of beer and 2 lines about wine that simply ...
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 ...
We walked up the stairs to the main level of the row house and sat to have our visit. We had a very nice slice of cherry pie and some mint tea as we talked. Bernard has had a lot of health issues over the last few years, but it doing well now. We caught up on church news and family news and plans for the future. We discussed the Belgian economy, and world events and future church activities as well. It was very nice ...
Belgium is lovely ....... Started this morning with my C25k run, David cycled with me so far I am doing well to keep up to the programme while on holidays. Today we all cycled into the town from our campsite and spent the day, we had a little light rain but still very warm so we ...
... feeling. Monies and passports were exchanged and suddenly, everything felt much more real, less surreal.
Mid-morning, we boarded the ferry and soon I was saying goodbye to our "green and pleasant land".
France is flat and green as we headed in the direction of Brussels on the E40.
Slowly but surely he fears I had been feeling were melting away and the excitement building. What a fantastic feeling.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet