Day 7 Brugge, Belgium August 11th 2009 In bed last night after midnight and up this morning at 5:00 a.m. We decided to get a head start on the day as we are only spending one night in Brugge, it's a 3 hour train(s) ride, and we're cheap. The earlier you go, the cheaper the ticket. Leaves us more money to buy Belgium chocolate.
Kim and I were out the door at 6:00 a.m., walked up to the main street, found a taxi and were driven to the ... read more
Europe » Belgium » East Flanders » Gent Belgium became independent from the Netherlands in 1830 and was occupied by Germany during World Wars I and II. It has prospered in the past half century as a modern, technologically advanced European state and member of NATO and the EU. Tensions bet... ... read more