Menin Gate House

Hoornwerk 1, Ypres, West Flanders, 8900, Belgium | Condo
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First day on the road

A travel blog entry by roamingreids

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Left Paris for Lille early this morning on the train for a very pleasant trip of approximately 1 hour.

Picked up our little VW Punt and Tom Tom and away we went albeit a tad nervous driving on the wrong side of the road and from the left hand side of the car. Still we got out of Lille a town much much larger than Paul thought without any …

Last day at the Western Front

A travel blog entry by roamingreids

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Today is our last day in Belgium before we head off back to Paris.

After our last look around Ypres and a farewell to the Menin Gate we headed off to Paschendale We arrived after a pleasant drive though the Belgium countryside we arrived at the town only to find that there was nowhere to have a coffee. A sleepy little town indeed.
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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 ...

The western front

A travel blog entry by kerri.hobman

... german cemetrys are also in the middle of no where, where as the others are normally on a main road and sign posted. in Gallipoli most of the cemetrys looked the same where as here they all looked different, the grave stones are all quite different to, the french cemetrys are marked by a brown stone cross and the english on the headstone instead of the national symbol they have the symbol of there battalion and the nz headstones have the nz symbol within the cross. as wellas the ...

In Flanders Fields

A travel blog entry by themaggiej

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... so many references to Australia particularly around the Somme.


  • This lovely countryside which saw so much devastation from 1914 to 1917 and today is so bucolic and peaceful is the site of many monuments. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has done a lot of work ...

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    This condo, located on Hoornwerk 1, Ypres, is near In Flanders Fields Museum, Flanders Battlefield Tours, and Over The Top Tours.
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