Chateau du Lac Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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No time for breakfast this morning. We had to rise at 4:45AM and catch a tram to the airport for a flight at 7:55AM to Brussels. The Scandanavian flight was good. Upon arrival we stored our bags in lockers so we could explore some of the sights in Brussels.
Since we had no breakfast and it fit into our plan we stopped first for an early lunch. It was a wise decision because the place on our route was an ...
... in the conversation and quickly got off at the station when we arrived. Just after the train left, I realised I got off one station ahead :-( Thank God....I had enough time so bought myself something to eat and coffee and the rest is history and I was at Brussels Station. My host Joachim was there to receive me. It was a 20min walk to their home.
I did not want to lose out on ...
... me to give up on this place when hot dang I saw the prettiest city center. Comparatively London is like that super nice couch you saved and saved for and you still use it cautiously and properly ...where as Brussels is that nice couch that is super lovingly worn. Sure it's a little frayed around the edges and has a stain or two but it's still the outline of beauty and it's a usable couch. And it's comfortable! All in all we spend the rest of our ...
... and massive building. We strolled through Jardin du Petit Sablon, admiring the fountain and statues. Just across the street we found Notre Dame du Sablon.
On towards home we made a visit to to Manneken ****. And well. It's just a kid *******. Of course, it's the FIRST statue of its kind, with many quirky legends associated with it, but the thing was tiny (har har) and absolutely mobbed by tourists.
... eating, trying to remember to sit up straight, keep my elbows of the table, not scratch my fork on the plate nor drop it with a clatter. I managed to accomplish most of this while listening to the ensuing discussion, and keeping an eye on Their Excellencies to make sure I was eating at an appropriate pace. The staff, in true Alfred-and- Jimmy style (too much Downton, sorry), discretely topped up our wine and water glasses, bringing an Ittala carafe around. ...