Le Jardin d'Alix
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With a solid 5 hours sleep under our belt, we rose with the enthusiasm of Year 12 students who had been up all night playing WOW. Needless to say the espresso over breakfast helped. Having mastered the path to the Gare du Nord from our accommodation, we made it with plenty of time to grab some water and munchies for the 2.5 hour trip North. Destination - Brugge in Belgium. To get there ...
... lined with trees and are well organised and maintained as we have seen before the best in Europe (but a bit boring). There are not many stopping places along the canal side due to the concrete sides or they have boulders in wire cages to line the sides to stop erosion, both not being boat friendly. John had found a car mirror some days ago and spent an hour or so making holders so we could mount it for a rear view mirror on the busy canals.
Today we ...
... driver travelling to UK amongst other places, so his English was very good.
We had a late afternoon snooze (the 2 beers we had must have been strong!!) then back to the club house for a steak dinner meal and some WiFi at €1 per hour.
Isi is now the owner of 3 special beer glasses! John asked for one the first time we went up and later Isi asked before we left for a different one and then ended up with 2! The club house closed at 10 pm ...
... loss of life. We saw Australian, British, and Canadian graves all together, laid to rest as they fought ...together. We then headed to Messines and specifically to the Menin Road and the tour was about to get a whole lot more personal.... A few months ago I submitted details of Norman Nicoll (My great uncle Ian's uncle) to the tour company, Norman fought and died in the First World War and we were about to follow his journey... John was able to research ...
Today Janet stayed in Bruge to tour for chocolates and waffles :)
I went on a full-day tour, 8:30-5:30pm, to see the famous battlefields in the area of Flander's Fields in Belgium. The tour was made up of myself, 3 from Australia, 2 from New Zealand and 2 from Vancouver. The tour extended into France for those from Australia to visit the cemetery containing a family member. They all ...