No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
Travel Blogs from Ypres
... blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing fly Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are the dead. Short days ago We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, Loved and were loved, and now we lie, In Flanders fields. Take up our quarrel with the foe: To you from failing hands we throw The torch; be yours to hold it high. If ye break faith with those who die We shall not sleep, though poppies grow In Flanders fields. ...
Belgium is a favourite so far! The town is beautiful - feels like we're in a storybook. Poppies are everywhere. There is evidence all over town of John McCrae's poem. Today we had a few hours of free time so Josh and I took in the Flander's Field Museum and sought out some Belgian chocolate - so good! The museum was fantastic - provided the stories of many nations and individuals involved in the war effort. ...
... on top of the ridge how challenging the objective was for troops. I always thought that the Vimy monument was to remember Canadians who died during the Vimy campaign - not so....this monument is a memorial for all Canadian soldiers who lost their lives on French soil and their bodies have not been found. The names on the memorial go on, and on. This was a particularly special day for Josh and I as we ...
... battlefields out of the city as even though many of the nz important sites are around here I felt quite happy with what I had seen and I had done what I had come here to do. as the weather settled for a short while in the afternoon I visited one small cemetary in ypres an here there was 14 nz soldiers buried and 8 of them were from the maori battalion. this was a very special part of my holiday and I feel so privelaged to have had the oppurtunity
... first fail was to realise that there was no postbox within the port area, so I could not post the card I had with me and no one in the terminal buildings would do it for me as they would lose their jobs... in case I had stuck drugs under the stamp or filled the card with explosives or chemicals of some kind.
What kind of society do we now live in?
There were three Jaguar xks in the queue for the ferry... part of our group... and ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Acaciahotel Ypres
Other places to stay in Ypres
Sint Jacobstraat 15, Ypres | 3 star hotelfrom $129
- I agree
- Perfect Location, BEAUTIFUL HOTEL
- Good overnight stop
Industrielaan 19, Ypres | Hotelfrom $127
Slachthuisstraat 58, Ypres | Hotelfrom $174
- Friendly helpful staff
- Great hotel, great welcome, great location!
St.-Jacobsstreet 28, Ypres | 3 star hotelfrom $165
- Albion Hotel
- Loved the Albion
- Favourite hotel in town
Grote Markt 33, Ypres | Hotelfrom $100
D'Hondtstraat 54, Ypres | Hotelfrom $117
Grote Markt 45, Ypres | 2 star hotelfrom $114
Meenseweg 481, Ypres | Hotelfrom $128
Rijselsestraat 136, Ypres | 3 star hotelfrom $217