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Well, I had a great flight towards
U. bought our shuttle bus tickets to the city centre, I guess, it would have been much harder for me. The problem developed when we missed our bus stop â€¢ right in front of the EU Commission, so we walked backwards to Rond Point Schuman.
Here are some pictures with explanations. Unfortunately, they donâ€™t show how we were welcomed. K. was a fantastic host! The welcome dinner on Friday night was so good with Mustard-Cream-Soup with white Wine, four different kinds of Quiche and salad, cheese served with red wine, Meringue-Raspberry-Cake, and Three-Kings-Cake (with a small porcelain king baked into it).
Here you go:
â€¢ after we took the underground towards the city centre we went to the Cathedral, itâ€™s beautiful, but the pulpit
has been a bit to â€œbaroqueâ€ for my taste, unfortunately the picture isnâ€™t that great.
Grote Markt /
Now it was time for a Coffee. We went into the Galerie de la Reine where we had a piece of heaven â€¢ hot chocolat au lait and mousse au chocolat. Some of the stores were really magnificent â€¢ I remember a bookstore, which seemed to be so much bigger than it actually was because of mirrors.
It was getting later and we decided on a museum â€¢ the
Than we went shopping â€¢ poor men â€¢ the ladies got lost in one store and just to find a fitting pullover. It was so hilarious as we exchange cloth or even had to use the same cabin at one time.
The evening we spend in a nice
Before rushing to the Airport we had a late lunch in the city. K. even had to drive us to the airport, since we forgot about the time. Well, we arrived 50 minutes before the plane started (ok, the start was 10 minutes early).