Travel Blogs from Zuienkerke
Made an early start after a delicious breakfast. Went and parked the car outside the old town as the day before. Today was a special day and the town was blocked off to cars. Thought it would be nice and relaxing not having to worry about crossing roads but did not count on the million and a half push bikes! Nearly got bowled over numerous times. Today was a special day, don't really know what was being celebrated but it was awesome. The sun ...
Everyone looked horrible this morning haha. I didn't feel too bad since I came back a bit early but getting on the bus at 7am was a mission for all. We had a huge day of travelling ahead doing 4 countries and finishing in London that night. Our first stop was in bruge in Belgium. This is where we stopped for lunch and it was a cool little city. Apparently this is where French fries where actually first created, not sure if that's completely true ...
... be sitting in front
of TV in holidays, but probably is too young to hitch around Europe.
Got an 80 km ride from an
Iranian women with her mother. Hitching went good this day.
I was walking around the
gas station, thinking of going to the place where the trucks are and
2 guys approached me asking – where are you going? They went to
surf to south of France and to live in their ...
... would allow it, but it would be a great business concept for bucks parties. Get a beer company to sponsor (aka buy the bike as advertising space) and then your outlay is only for the kegs which you make back as soon as the party was booked and paid for, and you wouldn't order the keg till you had a booking. Next we went to the Atlantic Wall Museum. This is apparently one on the best ...
... in power. What surprised me about Libya is the willingness of the Army to fire on civilians. Except for mercenaries, citizen soldiers are citizens first, soldiers second. They are willing to die for their country, rarely willing to kill the people they enlisted to protect. Yes, soldiers will usually fight when attacked by citizenry, but shelling cities is something I don't understand any soldier doing.
I was the first Vietnam veteran ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking