Day 18: Belgian and German Beers

Pub crawling very late does take its toll. Therefore, I utilized every minute until my 11AM check-out time to regain my strength. Once again, I had to trek back to the ‘main’ hostel to drop off my 30lb backpack. Needless to say, walking with this weight in the heavy heat …


Day 17: A Day in Bruxelles


Just one minute after 8AM, my train would leave Gare du Nord in Paris towards Brussels. Unlike in England, the Parisian station had zero, quite literally zero, security. I chatted with an elderly couple from Australia before boarding while bums bombarded us with begging. By 9:36AM I arrived in Brussels. …