Novotel Lille Centre Grand Place
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Sadly today has been forgettable, Dad had a heart attack this morning and off to hospital we went.
He was seen at the Louis Pasteur Hospital in Cherbourg and then taken by ambulance off to Caen for some cardiac testing.
I have moved in to the hotel adjacent to Caen Hospital and await test news etc.
Up until today Dad had been …
OK guys, so this is it. To make a long story short, (and it really is a long story - I'll come back on this) this is my small and humble blog on how I came to go to Dubai and how I'll be living and working there.
After many weeks of preparations, my suitcases are finally packed and I think I have everything. In my good old style, we'll see in a few days time which ...
I managed to fit in a quick day trip to Lens to see the Louvre outpost there and also connect with a doctoral student I met last summer. We met there, went to the Louvre, had lunch, and then walked to the top of one of "les terrils" and drank some champagne. It was a lovely day all around. I am fond of coal mining towns because of my own geneology. The town has preserved these large coal mountains as a reminder of the hard work and sacrifice of the coal miners.
... cleaner. After a
while the guy came through to check the tickets, I handed them over, but
accidently gave him yesterdays tickets to Bruges, after we sorted that
out he also pointed out that we were also in first class… Whoops we had
given ourselves a free upgrade. As there was no one else in there he
said we could stay. Eventually we caught the right connection and were
on the correct train and were once again headed for Tyne Cott, ...
... the beer it makes a 'quacking' sound as you drink. I had a sip of the Kiek cherry beer, also not my favourite. Wednesday, November 13th I headed to Brugge! I was excited for this town. The first day I walked along the chocolate street trying to get free samples, they do not come easily. Then went for a brewery tour of the only brewery still operating in the Brugge town centre still, it was called Half Moon brewery. They also took you up to the rooftop so we got a panoramic view ...
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