EU Day 73: Riding Ghent (BEL) to Antwerp (BEL)

Today's ride was mostly along the N70 highway, so there wasn't much interesting scenery. My GPS died within the first kilometre, but it didn't really matter until the last part. I could see the city on the other side of the river, but no bridge to cross over. The first tunnel I saw was for … Continue reading EU Day 73: Riding Ghent (BEL) to Antwerp (BEL)

EU Day 71-72: Riding Bruges (BEL) to Ghent (BEL) and rest day

Today was quite lazy, I had toast for breakfast, the first time in weeks. I discovered that Specloos, a gingerbread biscuit made in Belgium which is often served with coffee, makes a sandwich spread. It's awesome and I'll make sure I bring a jar of it home. I chatted with Jon, the fellow cycle tourer … Continue reading EU Day 71-72: Riding Bruges (BEL) to Ghent (BEL) and rest day