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... of religious relics and paintings. They had a really interesting exhibit on the second floor (which europeans refer to as the first floor; it's confusing), which featured pictures of and advice from people who were near death, called "Right Before I Die". Lot of life lessons on goals, love, regrets, ect.
Came back to hostel, sat down to write this. Will probably do beer tasting tonight (this post makes me sound like an alcoholic but I'm just ...
... to the Flemish families. Imagine a Westminster government decreeing that all Welsh or Gallic gravestones be ripped out and replaced with ones in English. The local folk decided that if they could not have their thousands of small Flemish crosses, they would have one big Flemish Cross no less than 84 metres high, the biggest War Memorial on the Western Front. If you are putting two fingers up to Authority, you might as well put them 84 metres up. So the tower was not ...
... br> I had two objectives, a canal boat ride and a visit to the Groeninge Museum to see the Hieronymus Bosch painting of The Last Judgment. I used my map and was plotting my course, when I ran into Tom, he took my picture (?), and we chatted for a while. I headed towards what I thought was the direction of the Museum (turned out for once I was right), but I came upon the canal boats first. They’re actually in a lot of spots along ...
... signs were non-existent !!! The plan was to follow to the route for 40 odd Ks and then have lunch at the old cheese factory, but rain and more hail came, and once Lucy saw the signs for the factory, the route was thrown out the window !!!
So we stopped for lunch, and whilst there, the sun came out, so we finished up and moved on.
Now even though we were not far from Ieper, we had lost the route, so we followed some signs ...
... things, got promoted afterwards. We had a good
conversation. He would not have taken me if I had just been hitching,
its much better to ask.
Took some time in the next gas
station. Met a girl hitch-hiker. She had already arranged a ride, so
we waited for the driver to come out, then we asked him if he would
like to take another one, but he said that he will take only her.
asked another driver and we ...
Other places to stay in Diksmuide
Heilig Hart Plein 2, Diksmuide | Hotelfrom $120