Fasthotel Lesquin

2 Rue de L'europe, Lesquin, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, 59810, France | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Lesquin

Arras - Day 2 - Fromelles

A travel blog entry by t.bird on Aug 11, 2014

3 comments, 7 photos

... know. After months of a loved one being missing in action, could you imagine receiving such a letter? The last display was an extract of a letter written to the Australian Army, from a Brisbane woman, pleading for information about her son. Her pain was tangible. "I know he was not the only one by thousands, but he was my son just lent to me for only 35 years" Did you know that Hitler was at the battle of Fromelles? He was a runner back then. Running messages ...

Arras - Day 1

A travel blog entry by t.bird on Aug 10, 2014

4 photos

... office. I sat down and started tooling around on the web looking for Fromelles tours when they closed the front door to the office, then this dude said something in French and walked to the second door, I guess he was saying it was closing time. So now I'm out in the town square and its pouring rain. I spied an irish pub across the square, but alas it was closed. So I kept walking around the square and found a cafe that was open. Gods be praised, the waiter speaks ...

Lock frustrations!

A travel blog entry by issywiz on Jul 31, 2014

1 comment, 4 photos

... lined with trees and are well organised and maintained as we have seen before the best in Europe (but a bit boring). There are not many stopping places along the canal side due to the concrete sides or they have boulders in wire cages to line the sides to stop erosion, both not being boat friendly. John had found a car mirror some days ago and spent an hour or so making holders so we could mount it for a rear view mirror on the busy canals.

Today we ...

STOPOVER YPRES.

A travel blog entry by hippofarmerqld on Jul 11, 2014

13 photos

... in town. Extremely modern with all the multimedia gizmos and gadgets, along with the normal stuff you'd expect in such a place. Greg then mounted his trusty steed and headed out to Essex Farm, 2.5km from our B&B. (Wendy had a lay afternoon out of the rain). This is where the famous LTCOL McCrae wrote that moving poem "In Flanders Fields". We loved this poem, it captures the whole essence of war. Once learnt never forgotten. Time to remember it: In Flanders fields ...

The Wrong Place at the Wrong Time.

A travel blog entry by allanmclaren on Sep 07, 2013

90 photos

... by Commonwealth forces in Belgium before the final advance to victory. New Zealand chose to commemorate its dead on memorials closely associated with the battlefields on which they had lost their lives. More than 1100 are listed among the missing at Tyne Cot; it was poignant moment to see my own name listed. New Zealand memorials are also at Messines & Polygon Wood.

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Location

This hotel, located on 2 Rue de L'europe, Lesquin, is near Palais des Beaux Arts, Musee des Beaux Arts, Wazemmes Market (Marche de Wazemmes), and Cle Astrale.
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