Archive for the tag 'River Dijle'

8 Comments CherryPie on Aug 21st 2015

This little park between the small and large arms of the Dijle was designed by municipal architect Renilde d’Haese. It is part of the island that lies between the Zwartzustersstraat and the Redingenpoort. Here, in the Middle Ages, you could find the greatest concentration of water mills. And at one time, it was the mooring [...]

12 Comments CherryPie on Jul 23rd 2015

…From my perspective

Today was the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo and Mr C planned to spend the day on the battlefield. I was disturbed out of my sleep when he woke up earlier than usual and started to get things ready for his day out. After breakfast Mr C caught the train to [...]

10 Comments CherryPie on Jun 29th 2015

…Before we move on from Mechelen

13 Comments CherryPie on May 31st 2014