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It was only when we were half way around the Rotterdam ring road that we realised that the campsite at Delft had not given us back the ACSI card! ( When we had wifi later ,I emailed them and asked them to post it to us at home - we will need it if we go away again before Christmas)
We decided to ...
In today's visits we went to 'In Flanders Fields Museum' where we learnt a lot about the war, along with hearing the perspectives from the nurses during it. The next place we visited was the 'Tyne Cot Commonwealth War Graves and Memorial to the Missing'. Tyne Cot is a burial ground for the dead of the First Wold War in the Ypres area on the Western Front. Tyne Cot is the largest cemetery for ...
... since then. We climbed to the top of the memorial, which had been closed in 2004. On the way down I noticed a letter from the then Prime Minister Paul Keating dedicating the cemetery. His speech at the opening of the memorial to Vietnam Vets in Canberra had been one of the most moving I had ever heard and this was on the walls of the Villers Bretonneaux memorial was equally outstanding. If you ever find yourself there and the Memorial building is open take the time to read it. Jo and ...
... Wood, Celtic Wood & where the Zonnebeke 5 were located, the cost was nothing but as he was coming into Wipers for the night I offered him dinner which he agreed on. Dinner turned into a few pubs that lasted until 0200 hrs... So much for the big sleep....
Johan has a website as he's trying to get a memorial park for the Australians in Belgium...
Also Luc at the B&B gave me a very nice photo ...
From Brugge it was a short drive to Ypres (Iper) the site of so much death and destruction during WW1; the ground was fought over again and again with hardly any distance gained on either side for the four years of the war. Soldiers from every country imaginable fought and lost their lives in the most horrendous, obscene conditions and my reason for coming ...
Other places to stay in Ypres
Sint Jacobstraat 15, Ypres | 3 star hotelfrom $129
- I agree
- Perfect Location, BEAUTIFUL HOTEL
- Good overnight stop
Industrielaan 19, Ypres | Hotelfrom $127
Slachthuisstraat 58, Ypres | Hotelfrom $174
- Friendly helpful staff
- Great hotel, great welcome, great location!
St.-Jacobsstreet 28, Ypres | 3 star hotelfrom $165
- Albion Hotel
- Loved the Albion
- Favourite hotel in town
D'Hondtstraat 54, Ypres | Hotelfrom $85
Grote Markt 33, Ypres | Hotelfrom $100
D'Hondtstraat 54, Ypres | Hotelfrom $117
Grote Markt 45, Ypres | 2 star hotelfrom $114
9650 East Geddes Ave., Englewood | 2 star hotelfrom $128
Rijselstraat 136, Ypres | 3 star hotelfrom $217