TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Albatros Blankenberge
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... not only Picasso but All of his friends, including my favorite Matisse! Ah, love him. Sydney loved the Rene Magritte works; an illustrator also, and reminded us of her art. It was all amazing! We stopped on the walk back and shared the best paper cone of chocolate covered strawberries, only 5 euros! I was so excited to eat them, I forgot to take a photo, so I will just have to go back for more tomorrow! Lol! Enjoy a few ...
... stand, and returned to the hotel. While we were inside, a marching band passed outside our window. We leaned out the window, taking pictures and videos. We were excited, Jennie and I having both been in marching band (Jennie in high school, me in high school and college), and we know they don't have many marching bands, at least not like the U.S.
That evening we went out, just to look around. Explored a church, and stopped at some kiosk shops.
... were sitting with some of our number drinking beer. We dumped our bags and joined them. The pace of the weekend has now slowed and the frantic need to see everything has dissipated.
It was enough to sit and chat and watch the little old lady walking in front of the massive digger... totally oblivious of the huge construction vehicle bearing down on her whose driver was gesturing wildly for her to move.
She didn't, so he had to wait.
... there was a Bruge traffic jam which meant 3 cars had to wait til it was all cleared up.
We crossed the old drawbridge which was really cool and we continued on to another church which was free to enter so we entered. It was all gothicy looking and dark woody. It was quite an experience to be in there and see things like the baptismal font which dated back to about 1650 and paintings back to the 1700s. It also had some holy relics but the explanations were not in ...
... no no... No. I am fine. Hahaha."
Sinterklaas and the clients in the room "Yes, yes, yes, you must do it!"
So I am sitting on his lap... (peer pressure is a real you-know-what haha)
"What have you been doing this year? Have you been good?"
Me, with a bright red face: "Oh ummm I dunno. I am an OT student.. Guess I have been ok." hahaha
Sinterklaas: "Why is your face so red??"