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Old 10-09-2009, 05:20 PM   #31
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Old 10-10-2009, 01:43 AM   #32
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A bar? In Germany?

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Old 10-10-2009, 03:05 AM   #33
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Belgium clearly... looks nice too

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Ding ding ding. Rochefort, Belgium. Couldn't get into the Abbey to watch the monks brew but we had some beers in town and then some more at the train station in Jemelle. For a train station it had an awesome beer menu and the bartender was cool as hell. He kept bringing local wursts to the table and gave us a free bottle of Orval and Chimay each. If you're ever going through Belgium stop at Jemelle's train station and visit the stout, cheerful Belgian bartender with the mullet.

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some local brews made about 2 km away from Jemelle





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Here's me, drunk on the train on the way back.

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Some more beer pix from my hotel room in Trier:







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dude so whats is the story with your excursion?
i am going to have to pick your brain when you get back..
i just sold my old house, having two on my budget really sucked almost broke me.
but anyway finaly shucked that mother-Fer after 18 months and my ladie declared
we are going on a vaction to octoberfest next year with the money.
we want to start in london and drive to Munic or ride if need be.

and no smart ass remarks from the peanut garlery there is a tunnle you can drive google map it

http://maps.google.com/maps?f=d&sour...952148&t=h&z=6

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Great pics, thanks for sharing.

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How was the selection at the Oktoberfest? Was it mainly mass produced stuff?

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How was the selection at the Oktoberfest? Was it mainly mass produced stuff?
The big six was all I saw. My favorite was Augustiner, by far. The Hofbrau was pretty meh. Lowenbrau was somewhat meh as well but their tent was a lot of fun.
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