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Ideally located for train travellers as only a short walk from ... Room was fine - not large but only staying overnight. Shops close by, Excellent value
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From beautiful Brugge we drove south west to Ypres. Along the way we stopped at some of the war memorials to the fallen soldiers. All this area is part of Flanders. We stopped at the Tyne Cot cemetery. It is the biggest commonwealth memorial. It was quite surreal looking at the walls knowing every name on the wall represents a soldier whose body was never found or identified.
Next we stopped at ...
... finally to visit a Commonwealth cemetery, which was immaculate.
Leaving Ypres, we headed to the south to a restored trench system known as "Bayernwald". After racing to the local village to get tickets before closing we entered the site, and had a wander inside them to get a feel for how soldiers had to spend their time, including seeing some of the dugouts where soldiers would have slept.
... know you are Australian you are treated as a special friend. It's quite touching. We went into one shop to buy something, and when the owner realised we were Australian she gave us both a metal lapel pin with the Australian and French flags crossed.
We spent a couple of hours at the Franco Australian museum which records the actions of the Australian troops, and has many photos, displays, and memorabilia. We felt very proud, and very sad at ...
... We even added our own additional extra 20 km on the final day because we had really got the hang of the Dutch numbering system on the maps and felt confident we wouldn't get lost. We were right and really enjoyed seeing even more interesting countryside and an excellent windmill. The town of Volendam where we spent our second last night was quite interesting. It's a quaint seaside village that is absolutely crawling with tourists. The carpark was brimming ...
... 8217; took an hour instead and our plan for an evening meal in Lille became a plan for an evening meal in Calais. We opted for the Buffalo Grill, one of a chain of American diners we have seen in France and we were not disappointed. Our Harley parked outside the main doors attracted a lot of attention and we probably should have asked for a discount as we blended in nicely to the décor ...