24 février 2008

chateau la hulpe!

Today I went for a walk around the chateau at La Hulpe! Wow, it is so close! That is why I want a car in Belgium - to make little trips like this! It's not far, and it's very nice! I'm starting to jog, just so that I can get in shape.  I ran for umm, possibly 12 minutes on Saturday, and after the walk today, my legs are very sore! I need to slowly train myself up to be in shape! Yay for cardio! Plus then my immune system is going to improve, and then I will not get sick so often. It's the rule. And I'm tired of being sick! ... [Lire la suite]
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23 février 2008

going to amsterdam soon!

So this weekend I am going to Amsterdam.  I still haven't purchased my train ticket. If I purchased one a week in advance, it would have been cheaper, but sometimes it is hard to arrive before 8pm at the train station, and last week, this was the case! I discovered Tours & Taxis this week which is a really interesting exhibition building.  It includes a few shops (like an Alessi shop!) and some nice restaurants.  It is currently hosting some Star Wars exhibition.  I have not seen it yet!
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22 janvier 2008

Discovering Bruxelles.

I think this will be my chance to add to the millions of bytes of useless text, but it seems like the thing to do when you go travel... write a blog? But also, I think maybe I can try to keep track of things I happen to be searching for. One of the first things I was in search of was knitting needles!The internet provided me with a list of yarn stores on the cafe tricot blog. So far I've been to one. Art et Filrue de Bailli 251000 Bruxelles They had Regia, Lang, Gedifra, Colinette, Noro, Rowan, and other ones I'm... [Lire la suite]
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