Sandton Hotel Broel
Travel Blogs from Kortrijk
... shrapnel in a farmers field next to hill. After touring the museum we had dinner in a fantastic Belgian restaurant - I had a Flemish stew that was amazing and Josh had steak and oysters. We finished out the day taking in the ceremony at Menin Gate. Josh and the SFDCI students had an opportunity to take part in the ceremony. The students laid a wreath in honour of the fallen. Unfortunately, I couldn't see a ...
... along the way. We entirely for a little trip in the bus to see the Strepy-Thieu boat lift. Some of us weren't sure when we heard we were going to a boat lift, but this place was amazing. A lift in the middle of a canal to take boats up or down a 73 meter drop. The lift was bringing down a few boats while we were there and we were able to see this mechanical wonder in action. It is an imposing structure which took 10 years to build. The hospitality here has been amazing, at each ...
28th May 2012
After usual tea, John hosed down the decks as there is so much dust from them cleaning the beautiful towers on the bridge near us. We then had breakfast and then John used shampoo to give the decks a good clean. They look greatly improved, but disappointing as the deck paint we put on last year has been a bad buy and is very marked in places, so will need doing again this winter/spring. It is amazing how ...
24th May 2012
Got up and did washing after breakfast using the washing machine to spin. We did this as a team, Isi washing and John rinsing outside using the hose pipe and bucket. We then managed to find the right connectors that will allow us to use the washing machine for a wash if we are near water and electric again, until such time as it is plumbed in. We then went for a walk round Kortrijk ...
... out to experience Brussels' Museum Night Fever, which for 8 euro you can get into all the museums late at night and shuttles between all of them. It was a great way to consolidate visits to the museums. We hit the comic strip museum, the belgian history museum, the ancient palace, and the musical instrument museum. The night was well spent with a lot of culture thrown in. Of course... we found ourselves ending the night at Delirium Village again. I swear it's gravity. ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center