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... with no name as well. All nationalities of the commonwealth.
After this we set the gps to travel to Michels. It wasn't very far, but took us longer than expected, because of a traffic holdup in Lille. It was a bad time of day, five o'clock. We finally made it to the village and thought we had the right place, but when we turned in the house looked much newer, and the man did not look like Michel! He told us to go further up the road, ...
... he said "that's not the game I'm betting on!"
We decided to play a couple games of pool back at the hostel before going out for the night, which we thought was free. Turns out it was 8.50Euro per hour, which thankfully we decided to stop when we did because it was already expensive when we paid for it and left. We went to check out some of the clubs that the host said were cool places to be in Bruges, which were in the ...
... of the beautiful architecture. Specifically, I would've like to walk the streets to see the art "sheets" hanging between buildings could be seen for blocks. I found the juxtoposition of the aged Provicial Court in the background and the modern art exhibit hanging like laundry very intriguing.
Instead, we stopped in at small bistro and had a delicious amber-hued beer and a pot of mussels. (I know Anthony Bourdain has warned me about ...
... tourist centre!
In the much larger Church of our Lady, we saw a magnificent Michelangelo sculpture - the only one outside of Italy - of Madonna and Child. The church is currently being restored and visiting gave us an insight into how massive and expensive a task this really can be.
Of course the ...