Balladins Valenciennes-Petite Foret Confort

Rue Gay Lussac, Valenciennes, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, 59494, France | Hotel
 

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LILLE, FRANCE TO YPRES, BELGIUM.

A travel blog entry by hippofarmerqld

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... wounded by mustard gas, survived the war. Greg says he was the kindest, most gentle and wonderful man you would ever want to meet despite what he had lived through during the War. If only he could be here today to tell us about his experiences beneath Hill 60. The whole hill is now preserved (as best that nature allows) as it was at the end of the war. The trenches, cave-in hollows and bunker holes/debris are all still clearly visible. We arrived at Ypres at 2pm, despite ...

Vimy

A travel blog entry by yake

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... a Canadian flag. Josh could write his own blog about men's washrooms in Europe! He is adjusting to the European washroom. The lack of privacy is an issue. Each visit he has a new story to share. Super long day today - been on the go since 7am - sat down for dinner at 10:30pm....in Ypres, Belgium!! Checked into our third hotel since arriving. Another day of rain, rain and more rain. Feeling happy to be clean and ...

STOPOVER AT LILLE

A travel blog entry by hippofarmerqld

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... now in France, now we know why. It was so relaxing being on a cycle path instead of mixing it with the trucks, buses and cars, particularly when it's raining and / or windy. Anyway although sad we enjoyed the day's riding, despite the weather. Lunch was in a Sizzlers type restaurant, roast chicken with lashings of veggies, something we've really missed in France. The afternoon was spent lounging around our ...

ARRAS TO LILLE

A travel blog entry by hippofarmerqld

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... stuff we didn't need to carry so some nearby kids were pleased with our hand-me-downs. It was a lot of fun. And oh yeah, we did see a fleeting glimpse of what we thought might have been some blokes on a bunch of flash looking bikes doing a squillion km an hour. Too quick to actually identify anyone. Dinner ended up being a couple of beers and a supermarket chook salad in our room. After not cycling 63km we didn't need anything else. Despite the rain we had a great ...

Next stop

A travel blog entry by sherry.ludlam

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Odd morning yesterday. Went to see the Grand Arche at La Defense but certainly not as I remembered and the weather was ****. Got to Gard de Nord and had lovely train ride to Valenciennes. Nice town. Got a little lost but not too bad. We are right in the Centre of town. Beach volleyball last night. Need to negotiate trains again this morning and off to Le Quesnoy. Weather supposed to be ...

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