Hotel Restaurant 'T Zweed
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... on both sides of the river. We wonder how on earth the grapes are harvested. We did notice that there are tiny one track ride on type tracks leading up the side of the hillsides each bearing a little ride on contraption with a small seat on the back. We watched as a man scattered plant food on the vines.the Temperature today was a sunny 24 ...
... Some of them are the usual ammunition that just éxplodes'- still not something I would want to get caught in my machinery (which does still happen).
And the sad thing is some of them are gas bombs. Mustard Gas bombs.
I don't even want to think how awful that would be if an unstable Gas Canister leaked...especially with Mustard Gas. That would be beyond awful.
We then went on to our final place to see...the actual place that Flanders Fields was written ...
... a quick lunch of Belgian sandwiches and made our way to Talbot House, a rented house used to entertain and billet troops during their stay in Poperinge. It was great to be able to see the activities carried out by soldiers while resting including bathing, shopping, drinking and entertainment in order to keep their minds off the trouble of the front line. The house itself is nearing 100 years old in December 2015 and was a unique space, preserved to commemorate ...
... in random conversation, then discovered that she was the current Poet Lauriet for PEI. Dianne Hicks Morrow. Nothing like being thrown out of first class together to stimulate conversation! Could have kept talking to her for hours.
Arrived to find all the roads and pedestrian precincts close to the station under repair.
We'd been told that the "In Flanders Field" museum could take about 90 min. ...
... It is a small establishment on the ground floor (big tick) and quite spacious after the cubby house. Parking adjacent is in the street, and has to be paid - not unusual. It is a very short walk through the square to the market place and to the Menin Gate. Sue found her relative and we found a relative for Sandra and Laurie Lingard, Pte FWH Lingard 41st Battalion. Kelly and Fay took up places at 6 pm to be in a good position before the multitudes started arriving at ...
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