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... at the hotel in Mechelen early to eat dinner at an outdoor cafe and then pack for the trip to Paris tomorrow. We are planning to take a 10:35 train to Brussels and transfer to the Thalys fast train to Paris. We will arrive in Paris at 2:05 pm tomorrow and stay at the Fred Hotel.
We ate at the Handelaarsbon Taverne Restaurant on an old canal barge on a Mechelen canal. I had cheese krokets and a salad and chocolate mousse.
Here are some photos of the day in Gent.
Fine and sunny with some scattered cloud, 15-25deg, 38km, av. 15.5km/h, tot. 1468km. Two sleep-ins in a row, we are getting quite spoilt. After a lovely leisurely breakfast Guido took us for a Tour de Asse. It was nice riding without the panniers in fine warm weather. He showed us around a marked circular cycle route around the district via a wide variety of paths, back ...
... to get everything how I wanted it, and during this work all of my things dried in the few hours of direct sun I've had or will have this week. I passed through Antwerpen in the afternoon, and while my initial impressions were negative (sprawling, industrial, ugly), I was impressed with the old city center. In the photos are me in the main plaza drinking an expensive but delicious Belgian beer in the ...
... system, that recreate life at the front. It also has a large collection of relics on display and we found our stop here very informative.
We then drove the short distance to Passchendaele, a very small town even today, after first stopping in a railway cutting, where Australian soldiers sheltered in 1917, on the disused Ypres - Roulers railway line, which in recent years has been developed into the self guided Australia Walk.
... feathers, berries, the like. Then we had to come up with a way to
thank nature for everything it had given us. (Now all of you know I'm
a bit of a tree-hugger, but this was just ridiculous. ) The group I
was in decided to sing a song while holding hands and walking around
a tree that had been cut down.......
Thankfully, in the
afternoon, I was in a photography class. We didn't have time to learn
how to develop film, but we did have the opportunity to make