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Had a lovely breakfast- met with two Welsh couples doing a two week tour of France by motorbike. Now that really would create some packing challenges.
Then off to visit more sites from WW1.
We started at Bullecourt where there is a great little museum put together by a couple who had collected memorabilia that had been found in the fields. It also showed some photos of before and after- wartime and now - that were amazing to show the destruction caused by ...
... The trip was uneventful with a lot of flat agricultural
land. As can be expected there are a lot of electricity generating windmills
along the way.
On arrival in Oostende we eventually found a campsite and
settled in for the night.
One of our priorities in selecting campsites has been for
the site to offer free internet so that we can still keep up with work related
issues. However once we have left Switzerland we have found that ...
... br> directly to charity. All this travelling and we still have time to give back!!
Whilst at the bar we were given the tip to do the pub crawl, thinking this would be a
good way to sample more of the local specialities we jumped on board. The first
pub was great and we had our included free beers I think we left via a teleport
as next thing we were 16 again doing mouth pour shots on the street between
bars (these were the " ...
... profusely, took them back and returned in record time. Mine now had strawberries and caramel with a strong hint of banana and Laura's had caramel and nuts. We ate them anyway, and they were good, but would have been better had he actually made them correctly. It had stopped raining again, so we went wandering through some stores. I was looking for shoes that wouldn't hurt my feet so much. I have some light sneakers with me and flip flops but not sure they'll ...
Just a little bike ride.
I had read it was a nice bike ride to the beach. So we decided hire the bikes and then set off with a rough direction of where to go. We stopped at a shop and Erin went in asked for directions. They seamed easy enough, but we believe he thought we were in a car and sent us to the nice beach but it was further way, the path took us along a main road, under some bridges over some bridges and into the countryside. Where we got to see some very ...