Mercure Antwerpen Centrum Opera
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... It also houses some of Rubens' most famous paintings. From here lunch and a walk past Rubens house, to our final stop. An extremely impressive structure, check the pictures and see if you can guess what it is.
Overall, a great tour, well appreciated from a pregnant guide! We spent the evening in playing a great game called Munchkin (simple and fun dungeons and dragons style game), along with enjoying some beer and cheese. A good ...
... were locals. The Gentse Feesten was the major attraction this week. It's a week long party with music and drama for the local population with around 2 million visitors over the course of the festival. Hopped on a train this morning to Antwerpen and to get a connection onto Amsterdam. Hopefully I won't have the outrageous tourist prices of Bruges to deal with. Up to 10 euros a waffle ...
I woke up early today, dressed, had breakfast
then returned to my room. I used the internet for a bit and then did
a bit of a repack of my bag. Finally I got ready for the day and then
left the hotel. I walked into the main part of the city – the
palace area. First up I walked up to the mannekin pis area. I saw the
statue and saw his caretaker guy changing his outfit for the day. The
guy finished putting the outfit on and then turned on the water and ...
... and even followed the Scandinavian metal scene as it developed. In this way it was a little bit like talking to an old hippy who had attended Woodstock, only more twisted. This is a hippy who has gotten into a knife brawl after with group of white supremacists after a concert because one of his crew was “a Turk.”
Although primarily a captain of cargo ships, he also spent several years working on cruise lines. He told me ...
Eurostar, ☎ +32 2 528 28 28, . The Eurostar train line links Lille Europe (0h39, €22+), Ashford (1h38, €40+) and London St. Pancras (1h51, €40+) with Midi/Zuid. Some Eurostar tickets are also valid for internal train travel within Belgium for 24h from the time ...
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