BEST WESTERN PLUS Hotel Casteau Resort Mons
Travel Blogs from Mons
... we attended a house party of Kris’s friends. These people were friendly, and gee did they know how to throw a house party. After they finished eating, they moved the furniture aside, creating a dance space, then brought out the DJ station, smoke machines, and of course plenty of drinks. Soon we realised that not only do the Belgians do good beer and chocolate, but they also knew how to party.
More sightseeing was to be done the following day. We ...
... had changed since the place opened well before then. With puppets hanging from the ceilings and the former lead puppeteer drinking nearby, we had our first sample: Triple Karmeliet, a tripled fermented lager that is similar to the Hoogarden we drink in the States, but better. After getting to chat about the history of the theater and getting to know our group (Eric is a Canadian here working for the Olympics, and the group of 3 was a small family from Columbia. All of the above ...
... CVO Softail Convertible caught our eye, with two-tone mat brown paint and brown leather luggage. I wish I had taken a photo as it sounds awful now I say it! None of the bikes were priced. Anyway, the coffee was tasty for a change and set us up for the next run through Belgium into ...
... have seen recently called “In Bruges”. It’s a hilarious English movie that was filmed entirely in the city, so if you want to check out a great movie download it.
Although our hostel was great there was a group staying there that was a little intimidating. The only way to describe them was a massive group of skinheads wearing punk clothing complete with doc martins and braces. All the girls had shaved heads all except ...
... of the group. To provide some idea of the décor, the lounge had a lot of dark wood paneling, and old wood furniture, similar to something which might have been in fashion in the 1800’s. This tour has about 19 people in total, including two couples from India. It’s a bit smaller than expected though, as two couples weren’t able to get out of the U.S. due to the hurricanes on the east coast. We each provided a short introduction, as did ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet