The Rum Jar Bed & Breakfast

Address: Elverdingestraat 69, Ypres, West Flanders, Belgium | B&B
 
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Travel Blogs from Ypres

Day 9 - CWRM & VC Corners

A travel blog entry by shaneejohnson on Apr 27, 2015

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... are apart of an art installation where the profits made go to both the installation and a charity. On the way to Paris we visited 'V.C. Corner Australian Cemetery and Memorial'. Here lies 410 unidentified bodies, along with a memorial for all of those soldiers who were lost in the battle and who have no known resting ...

You say Ieper, I say Ypres

A travel blog entry by kaizen on Mar 13, 2015

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... both taught Australia's involvement in WWI many times and we knew the stories but it is very poignant to stand where they stood 100 years later. We drove on to Amiens passed many cemeteries and through many small towns who had been badly affected because they happened to fall In the land between the two front lines. We reached Amiens and spent the next day enjoying the town. Our pilgrimage to the western front was coming to a close. Time to leave the ghosts to their rest. Paris ...

Ypres Salient......here we go

A travel blog entry by tyamkovy on Aug 30, 2014

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... line wavered but held.....had it fallen it would have been a German break through and we may be eating schnitzel whilst writing/reading this. This was the start of Canada growing its reputation as the commonwealth country to fear the most...and I am not saying that because I am Canadian. It was true the Germans ended up pooping their pants when they knew the Canucks were across the line....looking at them.

Part of it was we were not ...

Into Flanders Fields

A travel blog entry by junior613 on Aug 05, 2014

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Up early and onto ferry for a smooth trip across into France. Now I am on the wrong side of the car on the wrong side of the road, lookout people...

First stop was Wimereux to final an ANZAC but ended up with a surprise also. The Canadian officer that wrote the poem 'In Flanders Fields' is also buried there...

Off onto another couple of CWGC cemeteries including the large on ...

In Flanders Fields

A travel blog entry by 2aussiesinavan on Jul 06, 2013

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... go there are fields of all different sizes given over to cemeteries, which are all beautifully maintained by the Commonwealth Graves Commission. So many of the headstones simply read, "A Soldier of the Great War; Known Unto God", many more have no known burial site and their names are listed on the various monuments like the Mennin Gate at the entrance to Ypre. ...

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