Ok, lets get serious now.
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Touring Brusels is like touring a historic version of Los Angeles.  Its big M8.

Lots of big old buildings.  If you want build something that will last for eons, and is well insulated and does not need to be painted, then build it out of rock. That stuff really lasts a long time.

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Why don’t we tour Brusells today as a continuing part of our European Travel Adventure television series for Public Televison.
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Lets see if your name is on our “city tour” roster. Yes,  there you are “Mr. Smart Ass American” party of two.
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Chech out the local volunteer atrists while you wait or the tour to start.
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First lets see the herbes gras mart or  the Gran Palace.
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It must be tiring to stand there all day. 
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Only the Brussels police ride horses I am told.  In addition to police services you can see what they give back to the community.
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Your polyglot guide for today.
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I hope your not wearing high heels today.
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Let’s get into my Ram van and tour Brusels. 
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We are excited and ready to see this histeric place. 
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The famous brussels Atom statute. 
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  The ” Buro Design Building “.  Our guide assured me they were NOT genitacally engineering donkeys like the name implies.
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Royal green houses.
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Bike rental dispencer. 
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Notice the above sign for the McBagette in this French/Flanders speaking country.

Major bike lane instructions. 
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Belgium is a kingdom.  The royal palace. 
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The royal lion king.  Acunna-matada. 
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European Union won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2012. There has not been a war between member countries since the E.U. 

We visited the European Union Parliment building.
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There are 754 members of the European Parliment that meets in Strasurg, Fr., Brussels, Be. & in Luxmbourg.
See  http://www.europarl.eu  for more information.

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Inside the visitor center are lights (or pingpong balls) that are lit up.  It lookes like the Arrora Borealis in the nort part of the world.

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I wanted to see the big meeting room where the E. U. Parlament meets but it was not part of the tour.  In a later post I will discuss how the E.U. passes binding and enforceable legislation.

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