"Visiting Waterloo by air" Top 5 Page for this destination Waterloo by Luchonda
Waterloo Travel Guide: 55 reviews and 137 photos
Waterloo-a small city in Brabant-Wallon. Strolling through this town and it’s mainstreet is a joy for the eye but not for yr credit cards. Nice but expensive shops and galleries.
The idea that this town is symbolising the battle of 1815 – a war between the french (Napoleon) and allied armies of England (Wellington) and Prussia (Blücher) is in fact a little tourist misunderstanding or trap.
“The Lion hill”-symbol of Waterloo is a remembrance of the Dutch king Willem to his wounded son – also called Willem and Prince of Orange.
The hill is artificial and result of hard labour by women – obliged to carry the sand to the top.
I never heard about this abbey - maybe they made some kind of abbey beer here - have to ask Irisbe !!
The kind of plane who helped me to conquerer - sorry discover the ruins of Waterloo
Height : 300 meters
Speed : 80 km/hr
Consumption : 12 liters/hour
- Pros:A wonderful experience
- In a nutshell:Get him high
Fly over Nivelles !! - I think it is Nivelles and sorry i didn't ask the pilot. i did intend to "sky jack" the plane and... more travel advice
I think one of cheapest ways to get into the air. and feel like a bird And please notice - my pilot was a small guy - so... more travel advice
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