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Frieten, Frites, French Fries or Patat?

Whatever you call it, we’ve been eating this daily during our visits to the Netherlands and Brussels.

Frites (let’s just call it this since we’ve gotten used to it), is an extremely popular snack with the Dutch and Belgians. 189 more words

The Netherlands

Travelogue #14 - The Ticket Situation

“What do you mean you’ve lost it?”
“It’s not here mate, I’ve checked my pockets, my rucksack, the foot wells…”
“Pop the trunk, I’ll look in there.” 687 more words


Europe's Elite

This past week has been such an eventful one for Arsenal, as we escaped out of 2 manic situations to gain decent results. Firstly, there was that crazy 2-2 draw at Everton where we looked dead for 70 minutes and finally turned it around with 2 quick goals. 635 more words


Premier League Power Rankings: Familiar faces jostle for the top spot - Week 1

The mighty Power Rankings are back for the 2014-15 Premier League season.

“All hail the power…” Okay, sorry, got a bit carried away there.

After 180 minutes of action, now is a good time to give all 20 PL teams a quick judgement on their performances so far and see where they stack up. 1,151 more words

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reminiscence of Belgium... Galler chocolates!

I know, I know…  I didn’t even finish my posts on Avignon… I’m so terrible about writing all the inputs that I had… I’m so sad that I haven’t been able to… But that is also my life. 86 more words


[mussels from...]

Coming to the land of mussels, I got very surprised and very displeased with the fact that mussels in Belgian restaurants come from… New Zealand. That’s what it says on posters and product labels – “Moules de Zeland”. 27 more words


At the start of the year we caught the Eurostar for the second time and headed to Belgium for a short break. Although having to go via Brussels, Bruges was our first destination. 270 more words