Monthly Archives: July 2012

Week Twenty-nine

This weekend we travelled to the town of Rochefort. Looks a long way on the map, but it only took an hour to get there (That is how small Belgium is! The white lines outline the countries) Where did that … Continue reading

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Week Twenty-eight

Whew, it has been a while since Val got up on the old soapbox. Ahem (stepping up). Do you know where your milk comes from? (the store is not an answer) The Waterhof Gaasbeek Dairy Farm We visited a local … Continue reading

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Week Twenty-seven

I really have nothing to show this week. When it hasn’t been raining it has been pouring. July in Brussels, I now realize why most of the people are on vacation in other countries and why no one comes to … Continue reading

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Week Twenty-six

Beer and Belgium are pretty much synonymous. The best beers in the world are made here. I have tended to be more of a wine gal, after all I am a mom of twins, but beer is slowly winning me … Continue reading

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Week Twenty-five

This Saturday we travelled to the city of Namur. Namur is in Wallonia (remember the southern French part of Belgium), it serves as the seat of the Walloon Parliament and possesses historic tales of the Roman Empire. Commanded by Julius … Continue reading

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