Thursday, March 4, 2010

Hélécine #1 ...

... small castle built opposite of the castle of Hélécine
...


... since 1962 the Provincial Domain of Hélécine ...

... monumental Louis XVI style ( 1760-1780) ...

... a look inside the castle ...

... the orangery now Restaruant "Le Col Vert" ...

... the giant sundial ...

... Kleine Gete / Small Gete ...



GR-128 Pas de Calais-Leuven-St Truiden-Aachen
GR-529 Orp-le-Grand - Liège - Brussels

Castle and Abbey of Hélécine /Heylissem
by eupedia.com
... The Provincial Domain of Helecine (Dutch: Heylissem)
is located just at the linguistic border
(hence the bilingual name of the place) ...

... The domain was established on the premises of
the old Abbey of Heylissem, founded
by the Premonstratensian monks in 1129...


GR footpath ... (EN)
by en.wikipedia.org
... many GR routes make up part of the longer European
walking routes which cross several countries...

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