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Welcome to the new, and improved version of Heaven in Belgium. I am Jientje. "Jientje", like the boys name Gene, followed by "chu"? "Gene-chu", that's how you pronounce my name. Yes!!!!That's it!! So now you know huh? I am an addicted blogger. I was born and raised and am still living in Belgium. Yeah, the "this-is- Tuesday-so-this-must-be-Brussels" kind of Belgium .. There, you see? Maybe you couldn't find it on the map, but at least I'm trying to change that a little by sharing lots of pictures. I really love to cook and create new things, like this blog for instance. I am a mother, not a grandmother,I don't know if I'll ever be, but I'll let you know in due time! Oh and um ... I am a wife too! They say I'm a traveler, and a photographer. Well that's just what they say, I love to make pictures, but I am far from professional ... If my English is not perfect, that would be because it's my second language. I do hope you'll forgive me any possible misspellings or strange vocabulary ... Now, as a result of all of the above, I get way too little sleep and my days are always much too short!

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Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Midweek Blues, One More


Midweek Blues is hosted by Rebecca at the Dusty Cellar.

Play along with Midweek Blues! Link your post of any interpretation of blues. Colors, moods, music, poetry ... be as creative as you like! Oh, and don't forget to visit the others and leave a comment!


I saved one for last, it's the entrance way to the castle.


Click this link to see the rest of the series of photos from this beautiful castle.

11 comments:

Rebecca said...

Can't wait to click the link and see other photos. It is interesting to me that they put the white stripe across the shutters. I wonder if that is just decorative or has a meaning.

Mar said...

What a fantastic castle!! love the mood in this picture.

LceeL said...

Just gorgeous!!!

Carletta said...

A beautiful find Jientje!
I always day dreamed about castles when I was a little girl. I still do. :)
Carletta@Round The Bend

Rob and Mandy said...

Nice! Looks like the Scottish flag.

Kim, USA said...

That is a huge door. Awesome sight. Thanks for sharing!

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Anonymous said...

This is Jeannette St.G. You visited my other blog last week. Lovely blue accents for Midweek Blues. Love to peek inside the blue door! Which castle is this?

Jientje said...

@ Jeanette: It's the Chateau Marnix de Sainte Aldegonde in Bornem. Click the link to read more about it.

Loree said...

What a spectacular entrance.

Paz said...

Perfect photo for Midweek Blues! Impressive-looking castle.

Barb said...

I've enjoyed the whole series! What a beautiful castle and this last one is definitely one of my favorite views! Love the bright blue amidst all the grey stones. Thank you for yet another wonderful tour.

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