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Maison Clementine - picture

Explore #80: Maison Clementine, Belgium – August 2014

Explore #2 of the Gigawatts & Megalolz Tour After exploring Villa Directeur we moved on to spend an hour or so looking around this abandoned and overgrown house. As with most locations like this I haven’t been able to find any history, other than its owner was called Clementine. As always click on a photo to VIEW LARGE. The overgrown exterior. Heading upstairs… …and up in to the attic. Back downstairs I discovered this old organ in a side room.…

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Villa Directeur - the kangaroo room

Explore #79: Villa Directeur, Belgium – August 2014

Explore #1 of the Gigawatts & Megalolz Tour Another summer weekend, another trip to Europe. This time back to Belgium for a great 3 days packed full of varied and interesting locations and loads of laughs – megalolz even! We rolled off the ferry around 1am and were greeted with torrential rain and the fiercest lighting storm I’ve seen in a long long time – the kind where you can’t help but go “woah!……… WOAH!!!!!…… …… WOOOOOOOAAAAHHHH!!!” with each spectacular…

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Explore #78: Medler’s scrap yard, Norfolk – July 2014

Just a quick little post before I head off to Belgium for more euro exploring this weekend – and I still haven’t brought you my reports from the last two Euro weekenders yet! History The Medler family are well known in the Norfolk area. The elder, Lenny Medler, made a living operating a large scrap metal and breakers yard from the back of his property. When he died in 1989 the yard was taken over by his wife. However it…

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