Rozenweelde

Bessenlaan 2, Kortrijk, West Flanders, 8500, Belgium | B&B
 

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Sites of Battle of Ypres an Hill 62

A travel blog entry by yake

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... was presented in a very interactive way. I read a little sign in one of the town centres that spoke of the devastation to Belgium and it's people during WWI. In 1915, over 5,000 Belgians fled to France for safety from the Germans. In 1919, only 500 returned and of those 79 left as they couldn't handle what they had returned to - their beautiful village had been levelled. We visited Hill 62 today - wow. Josh ...

Lest we forget

A travel blog entry by d.emily.smith

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... played by four bugles ... It was the first time I had heard it played by more than one instrument. Very difficult for that piece. After the ceremony we marched back up to the square playing the canberra march. While less nerve racking then the march at the arc de Triomphe, it was more difficult due to the cobble stones. We then played our concert in the square, and we were on fire! Great sound, timing and ...

A water feature today!

A travel blog entry by issywiz

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... go and find the harbour master to reset it, and so the electric kettle is now not to be used as it seems to trip a few electric systems.

We went for a walk into Deinze (Isi using an umbrella as a sun parasol as she had had enough sun for the day) which was only 500 metres down the river and it is a lovely town. We saw the lifting bridge that we will have to go under tomorrow on our way to Gent and the supermarket for our bread in ...

Brugge

A travel blog entry by andyandmichele

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... to confuse the issue when deciding on what to drink!! How could this happen?

The language here is Flemish - a mix between French and German but luckily they all speak English, as soon as you say hello they slip into English. To describe this place you would say its quaint, full of history and their people are proud. Brugge is a great stopover for a few days.

Fijne pasen, tot ziens

Happy easter and goodbye
Andrew and Michele
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Kortrijk

A travel blog entry by sklitgord

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... As a result, Flanders was annexed to the Burgundian, Habsburgian and Spanish empires respectively. The Battle of the Spurs in1302, was the most famous battle in the Flemish medieval history.

The 15th century marked the beginning of the textile industry, when artisans laid the groundwork for damask, tapestry and sheet weaving.

Between the 16th and the 18th centuries, as a result of religious wars and various border conflicts, periods ...

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