People always thinks fruit cake is that overly rich dark cake leftover at christmas and that the supermarkets meke
light and fruity with spices and nice and moist and is one of my good sellers that people come back for
In the Grote Markt, Bruges. Lots of beautiful ‘chocolate-box’ houses, which were all over Belgium.
When Jack and I visit places, we never set ourselves a strict itinerary. Instead, we prefer to wander around the town/area and see what we discover. Normal houses and streets like these are just as interesting as the big museums.
Whilst on our wanderings we came across this fantastic music shop.
The inside of it had kept all the old decor and architectural details, like the big fireplaces.
… And it was filled with so many music books, scores and CD’s. Our kind of shop.
Walking in the Minnewaterpark, Bruges. Not much greenery, but it was a beautifully crisp winter’s day, with ducks.
Crossing the Minnewater, also known as the “Lake of Love”. According to legend, you will experience eternal love if you walk over the lake bridge with the one you love.
Just before Christmas, Jack and I were in Belgium on a short holiday. I had been over in Ghent for business (the exciting life of a composer), so Jack joined me for a long weekend after my course finished. 54 more words