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... lie here, most of them, as their headstones reveal, casualties of the fighting in September 1917 when the divisions of the AIF were heavily involved in battles hereabouts which formed part of the British ‘Flanders offensive’. One date on a number of Australian headstones is 20 September 1917, the day of the Battle of the Menin Road.
THE PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL
The Ploegsteert Memorial to the Missing commemorates 11,386 officers and men of the ...
... is very cool, old Art Deco style with a cool old elevator up to the top. However, our waiter was a dick, it was hot as hell, you couldn't take photos of the view and the food was pretty ****; not worth the two hours it took to find it in other words. But there were some cools building around so not a complete loss and we got some exercise. Decided it would be a good idea to head to Ghent now, so back to hotel to pick up bags and walk back to train station. ...
My flight landed early, but what's worse, my aunt was late.
I was a little panic, as everything was in french. I waited for half an hour.
She rushed in and I was so relieved to meet her.
Her car was broken and so we have to back her home first to swop the car before heading to Brugge.
The weather was fine, chilly and sunny at the same time.
My aunt insisted that we have to go ...
... s tour lasted almost two hours, but he cut it short due to the heavy downfall of rain. Before we arrived at our hotel, we walked through the Markt (Market Square), which is ringed by a bank, the post office, lots of restaurants, and great gabbled buildings. We're staying at the Hotel Oud Huis de Peellaert, which is located in the heart of the city. We were not able to check in until 3 pm, so we began a three hour ...
... in a
underground parking lot, I ask him if I have to get out here he is
like no no, I am going out. Then he let me out in the very center of
Brugge and left. I was just standing by a cafe and going online, he
comes back and asks – do you want to eat or drink something. No
thanks :D His English was not too good, so we did not communicate too
much. But as of now I think I should have asked him WHY did he came
back to pick ...