Brussels: a load of waffle

Saturday 5th September Rest day Today we would be eating waffles… I mean… seeing Brussels. From the start I had a good feeling about Brussels. It was mainly because famous Belgian foods include waffles, chocolate and chips (French fries were actually invented by the Belgians, who are, I am told, a bit annoyed that France…

We went to Luxembourg. It was OK. 

Sunday 30th August Miles: 27 I had never really thought about visiting Luxembourg, but since taking a route along the Mosel river had sent us in that direction, we thought it made sense to take a look. This morning everything was in a cloud, including our washing line. So our cycle shorts weren’t dry, but…

Last of the summer Rhine, and moseying down the Mosel

Wednesday 26th August Miles: 56 Today’s cycling was very simple: follow that there river. So we did… It was a nice sunny day. Though we did notice the first tinge of orange amongst the trees – a reminder that autumn is on its way. At a town called Koblenz¬†we turned away from the Rhine and…