Wednesday, July 29, 2009

Beer and Pis..

Spent a great weekend in Belgium. It wasn't what i expected at all. I didn't know that Brussels was so beautiful or that many chocolate shops!

But before, i had to visit Hoegaarden, the town.. for the beer!

Hoegaarden by you.

Did you know that the old spelling of Hoegaarden was...

Old spelling of Hoegaarden by you.


That's how you should pour a beer by you.

Here's a statue that tell you how to pour beer properly!

And there in the courtyard was a lovely little restaurant and they serve food cooked with Hoegaarden. We got this lovely dish..

Super pasta! by you.

It was heavenly! By the way, the dutch have a very funny saying when they taste great food.


Meaning.. as if an angel pissed on your tongue! :P

Then we went to a 13th century castle

Kasteel Beersel

IMG_0859 by you.

Kasteel Beersel by you.

And then we went to Brussel.. Mannken Pis

Manneke Pis by you.

'T Serclaes by you.

Brussels Cathedral  by you.

Grote Markt Night  by you.

Grote Markt night by you.

IMG_0879 by you.

Chocolates .. and
IMG_0871 by you.


The broken step by you.

Bowler hat blue skies by you.

Also took the opportunity to visit the Margitte Museum.. one of my favorite painters! I also loved his skies! And Brussels really have beautiful skies!

Atomium  by you.

I never knew that the landmark for Brussels was the Atomium.. shows how much i knew..

Next stop... Germany, Switzerland, ITALY and France.. it's going to be a very interesting trip!

And i just bought this book! Can't wait for it!

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