A Quick Tour Of Belgium… beer, food, and speeding tickets.

One by one I slowly climbed the 366 narrow, dark, and steep steps up the Bruges Belfry. I used a thick, coarse rope railing to help pull myself up, squeezing flat against the cold stone walls to allow room for those heading down. At the top, a reward: each window offered a picture-perfect view of a quarter of Bruges. As …