Hotel La Fayette
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.
... as you can get and after pondering over maps it was decided as the only road we could practically take. The going was hard, lorries screaming past as we chugged up the hills in the hard shoulder. About 23km from Bastonge trev was getting tired and the road surface had become dangerous, It was decided to get off the brutal road and head for St hubert even though it ...
... way. We
arrived at 11 am, an hour trip and began exploring this beautiful city. The
shops in Namur are very upscale. There are no souvenir shops, but on the other
hand there were more shoe stores per square foot that I have even seen in my
life. If Carolyn's friends were here, they'd have to rename Namur --
Yentaville! We strolled up and down the streets and alleyways exploring every
nook and cranny. After lunch we hopped on a ...
... slow but they say their approach is that they are taking their time to savour and enjoy life. Maybe a lesson there for all of us.
We are staying at the Chateau de Namur, ( in a suite with our own sitting room), about 3 times the size of our room in Cochem. An amazing old, grand building on the top of the hill overlooking the rivers and the city. We arrived here 2 days ago and have one more night here. On ...
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 ...