Sometimes it’s the mundane…

…that’s your most interesting memory of a visit to a new city. We were visiting Bruges after having spent 3 months living in Amsterdam. The streets, the canals and the architecture were all very beautiful, but they weren’t as magical as we had expected them to be. This door knocker, the doorhandle and the doorbell were:




P.S.: Surely the owners of the last house don’t like guests paying them a visit. I would think twice before putting my finger into the mouth of a lion to ring the bell.

September 23, 2011