Mercure Lille Centre Grand Place
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
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... the lives of the soldiers from the "colonies". Yet here in Belgium, the Australian and New Zealand troops were held in high esteem by the locals, who now honour their sacrifice by tending and maintaining the cemeteries and monuments. Monash, Penny would be pleased to know, is a much decorated and revered General, whose engineering and practical knowledge gave the Australians at least a fighting chance. We stayed in Ypres ...
... or war. We had an amazing dinner, beautiful spaghetti bolognaise, salad which followed a starter of proscuitto and honey dew, with pine nuts, and rocket. On the way into town Garry got a minor tear or strain in the a muscle in his calf, so we chatted to the local pharmacist for a while who spoke very good English - she was helpful. Stocked up on magnesium and deep heat before visiting the ...
... for a permanent accomodation. As all of that isn't hard enough in itself, the administration of this country, stupidly complex and passive-aggressive to the end, makes sure that I'm not bored.
Despite all of that, those procedures were leaving me with quite a lot of free time. But I must say that my mind wasn't on sightseeing, and then I had only an old defective camera with me so in the end I have very few pictures.
And then, I had a violent ...
... into the shopping district of the old town and did some browsing. We went into a cell phone shop to find a new Sim card for our cell that we bought in Wales, but the new sim did not work with this one. The guy had already activated it, and instead ended up giving us a brand new phone free of charge. It helps to be Canadian some days :)
We then finished exploring and headed for the grocery store where ...
... have time to have lunch at the lounge. I finally felt at ease.
My flight to Singapore wasn't at all comfortable. I did have a spacious seat, good food and various entertainment choices but my mind was too busy thinking about all the stuff I left at home and that I'm leaving for at least 5 months. I was battling depression, worry and excitement that I started having a headache.
Landing in Singapore, I didn't know what to do for the next 6 hours. I messaged my ...