Le Sanglier Des Ardennes
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Conference facilities
- Breakfast Available
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... station that dominates everything, but it was very important in earlier times. There was a Roman city here, and through the ages the town was wealthy and much disputed in the wars that afflicted this wealthy region. Peter the Hermit, the Catholic priest who arguably started the First Crusade to Jerusalem in the 1100s, was born in Huy.
I had a light lunch and then drove up the hill to visit the François. They’re both getting on in ...
... still possible to do a lap of the old Formula One circuit, where Bruce McLaren won his first Grand Prix in his self designed car. But lack of time killed that plan as well as heading for Bastogne, the centre of the Battle of the Bulge where General George had a few anxious moments before over coming the German counter attack.
It's a much more peaceful and picturesque area in 2015 than it was around Christmas - New Year 1944 - ...
Sophie and Arnaud came around in the morning for a farewell cup of coffee before setting off on their 900km drive to Copenhagen. In the afternoon we went to the Citadelle for a three part tour but we were not up to such a big effort on a hot day. We took some photos. Tomorrow morning we'll head back in the direction of The Netherlands with Huy as the first ...
... expensive. After I explain that I'm on a budget, I get free shower coins. When I put my tent, I get surrounded by children. They find it very funny that I sleep in this very little tent while it's so cold at night. I'm just getting the crack with these kids, they're good fun. I regret to say that I didn't take time to visit Bastogne really well. It's such a historic town but I wanted to push on. I'll definitely find some time in the future to come ...
... on my bicycle.
I content myself with reading my book, and keeping well out the way, plus a visit to reception, to complete the check-in formalities.
Reception is a bit of a revelation, from the outside, it looks exactly like a “normal” campsite Reception Office, but, ...