Category Archives: Cycling in Belgium

Party crashers at Liége – Bastogne – Liége

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Why did we go to Spa? I seriously can’t recall. Maybe we looked at the map, closed our eyes, pointed at some place along the Liége – Bastogne – Liége course and went? Or we tossed a coin and it … Continue reading

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La Fleche Wallonne and Liége

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Last Tuesday we debated how to kill a week in between the Sunday of the Amstel Gold and the Sunday of Liége – Bastogne – Liége. The question was whether to explore more of the Ardennes area of Belgium or … Continue reading

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Flanders… in berg heaven

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Never again were Alberto’s first words when he fell into my arms. Two hours before, after some The Amazing Race chase through Roubaix in an attempt to find the possibly best signed out velodrome in the world, I had walked … Continue reading

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L’Ardennes

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Three countries in a day is synonymous for a European trip. We visited three countries in an hour during our drive from Moers in Germany to Liége in Belgium. There was this short half hour drive through the Netherlands. When … Continue reading

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Chapter Two: Benelux and the Spring Classics

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When we parked the Hymer on a little side road next to a field at the outskirts of Göttingen, took the bikes off the rear bike rack and went for a ride, I realised that this is not just a … Continue reading

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