Travel Blogs from Hasselt
... It is an amazing country. Here are a few things to remember: (weetje datjes)
- people in Norway don't use drying machines
- it is amazing to sleep very well on a boat
- even when there is no night, sleeping goes very well
- there is amazing amount of electric cars in Norway, mainly teslas, but als other brands
- there's also a large number of old American cars in Norway
- anything in Norway is expensive
- even basic stuff ...
... it even though we only had a few hours there. We drove in and misjudged where the central Dom was and ended up walking a lot further than expected. However, by doing this, we discovered the local food of Printen a local gingerbread and also found a Belgian chocolate shop. (We were right on the border of Germany and Belgium). We finally made it to the Dom just as the rain started to come down. As usual ...
... Anyway, I'll skip the last part of the UK and jump straight into The Netherlands. I'm sitting here at the hostel waiting for my washing to get done. Washing is such a pain when you are travelling. You have to find a laundromat and march up to wherever it is with your big bag of smelly washing. I have to admit that I often wear outfits for a few days in a row because I don't have a big wardrobe to choose from. The clothes are well and truly ready for a wash by the time I ...
March 12th, 2011. The day has finally come. SENSATION. I had been planning on going since the second day in Luxembourg. What is Sensation you ask? A 9 HOUR RAVE in Hasselt, Belgium. Now this was the major leagues of raging. My 21 years of life have prepared me for this.
So pre Sensation was a but rocky and drama filled. Had a last minute change of plans of who I was going with, but it worked out better in the end. I went with a huge group of MUDECers. ...
... Imagine around a thousand screaming children, suffocating chloride swimming pool smell and people feasting on burgers and fries from a place that smells even worse. Whoohoo fun! Well at least for the kids it is, so Quentin had a blast in the wave pool and trying out the slides, not the higher ones, those are too scary for him. After a couple of hours we bribed him out of the chloride dome with the promise of food. On the way back we bought some logs ...
Other places to stay in Hasselt
Kattegatstraat 1, Hasselt | 4 star hotelfrom $111
Torenplein 8, Hasselt | 4 star hotelfrom $108
Thonissenlaan 37, Hasselt | 3 star hotelfrom $98
Thonissenlaan 52, Hasselt | 2 star hotelfrom $74
Saint-Jozefsstraat 10, Hasselt | 3 star hotelfrom $156
Genkersteenweg 350, Hasselt | Hotelfrom $77
Diestersteenweg 355, Hasselt | Hotelfrom $86
Leopoldplein 1, Hasselt | Hotelfrom $127