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Travel Blogs from Rochefort
... typical. We made the best of a bad situation, did laundry, sent some post, ate and found a campsite. That night we setteled down to plan a better route across Luxembourg and Germany to avoid the frustrations of the last few days, whilst doing so we found beer cures somber down beat moods and came up with out new motto... when in (X) where X is replaced by the country we are in, this allows us to justify any amount of alcohol.
... Once in St hubert we decided a bit of morale boosting was in order, so we hit the pub. After a few local belgian beers (When in belgium) we got a few tinnies and some food for the road, then it was time to look for camp. When we got back to the bikes we found that we had 3 flat tyres, this took some sorting out especially since my rear tyre would not fit again. Some young ...
... were back at our hotel a little after 6 pm. For dinner we
were back visiting our friend Savino at Pasta Divina. Tonight I had Ragu with
Amori pasta. Carolyn had mussels with spaghetti. Neither of us left a single
morsel on our plate. One last stroll around the Grand Place and it was
time to head back to the hotel to pack one last time. Wake up call tomorrow is
at 5:15 am. We can't believe that 17 days have passed so quickly.
... The museums were all shut so might need to visit one on our way out tomorrow. Wandered around town and then Peter decided we should visit the casino here. After photos, passports, addresses etc we were allowed in. Luckily Peter is not a lawyer here as Belgium police, lawyers and magistrates are not allowed to gamble at the casino. However, may have saved us a few euros. Tomorrow back to Paris for our flight to Budapest. Cheers ...
Battle of the Bulge
The Battle of the Bulge is sometimes referred to as something to with a weight loss program, however this time it refers to the Battle of the Ardennes which took place in the very cold winter of 1944/45 . The Bulge being the mountain ranges; the name refers also the same named war movie Battle of the Bulge.
There have been times that I have (re) visited a place because I have a friend who has an association ...