Stars Lille Villeneuve d'Ascq Hotel
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Lille is a stop off for me for the day as I leave for Gent later. It was 4;45 in the morning when I arrived to dead streets and darkness so not the best start. As I walk into town however I see there are cleaners on the street and trucks driving about washing the pavements and roads. Lil is a very clean place to stay or be. There is a decided lack of seating around the town and ...
... whilst listening to jazz. I feel like it should have been wine but oh well. Monday I caught the bus to Brussels. I walked around the town and sampled chocolates, beer, waffles, and a Flemish stew. I also saw the peeing boy and girl statues! That night I went out on a beer tasting tour and the talked about the different levels of beer and how 6 Trappist beers are brewed in Belgium still. There are three main levels of Belgium beers, you have your main 4-5% mostly pilsner or ...
... bit smaller, the cobbled alleys and with the stereotypical cathedral that you just knew was going to be called Notre Dame. Checked out the museums and the big memorial where they do the ANZAC Day commemorations on the way home, then managed to return the hire car and its silly left sided steering wheel. Can't say I'm looking forward to renewing my rivalry with the round-abouts in Europe any time soon, they are ...
... I turned around immediately and headed back for the car. Just 1.2kms of pave shook me to bits....and my bike. I was struggling to ride faster than 20kmh. I now understand what they mean about the cobbles and I also understand why there are so many crashes.
I can only marvel at how the pros can cover this surface at >45kmh and what's more they do 60km of pave in the race. Any wonder they ...
I technicallyt corssed the french border while still on UK soil. Passport checks were done near dover before been put in the tube and taken under the eurotunel
It was a fun time going under the english channel on this wagon train.
i arrived at lile at 7pm but i had no idea this was the stop. I stayed on by mistake
OH **** THE BUS IS CONTINUNG ONTO BELGIUM. Is what i moaned as i saw the fladers signs and the belgium flags
TripAdvisor Reviews Stars Lille Villeneuve d'Ascq Hotel
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