Sunday, 13 October 2019

Autumn walk in Vincent Van Gogh's steps in Petit-Wasmes

 

Last guided walk of the year with 20 enthusiastic participants comin from all parts of Belgium. My first real bilingual walk, french and dutch). 

Sunny weather, great athmosphere and rich exchanges between the participants.

 

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Departure from the Van Gogh House

 

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In admiration in front of Morgan Ico's mural painting

 

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Wallking down the "Sentier du Grisou" (= Firedamp path)

 

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And up again "Rue A. Panier"

 

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Cover stone of "Grande V eine d'en-bas" mine pit

 

 

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The "Rampe des Ecoliers" slope with view over the Elwasmes valley

 

 

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Arrival at the Marcasse coal mine

 

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Tasting of the typical "Pagnon borain" cake with a cup of coffee or a "Nuit Etoilée" beer

 

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Just enjoying the moment at Marcasse

 

 

 

Thanks to all participants for coming over and for making the guided walk a success !!

 

 

 

2020 dates

 

The 2020 guided walks in Vincent's steps aare schedule for

  • Sunday, 29 March 2020
  • Sundey, 26 July 2020
  • Sunday, 11 October 2020

 

 For mor info, please contact Filip Depuydt via  filip.depuydt@netc.eu