Hotel Rubens

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Travel Blogs from Ostende

Sites of Battle of Ypres an Hill 62

A travel blog entry by yake

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... was presented in a very interactive way. I read a little sign in one of the town centres that spoke of the devastation to Belgium and it's people during WWI. In 1915, over 5,000 Belgians fled to France for safety from the Germans. In 1919, only 500 returned and of those 79 left as they couldn't handle what they had returned to - their beautiful village had been levelled. We visited Hill 62 today - wow. Josh ...

Beer in Brugge

A travel blog entry by holdfast

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... but very cloudy. It has a strong hops flavour and is pleasant to drink. This beer is 6% alcohol. The Straffe Hendrick is 11% (hence its name). I have promised myself that I will try it before going home. We strike up a conversation with some people from Victoria and another from Canada.We decide to leave as we have a lot more on our plate today. We grabbed some lunch and head off for our walk. After about an hour we stop into a Museum that Pamela is ...

Ad day at sea

A travel blog entry by poweringon

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... them.
The cruise has been a fantastic experience and the quality of Holland America Line was a good choice. It seems though that 11 days is just right as we are looking forward to getting off and fending for ourselves once again (and stop over-eating!).
We disembark at Copenhagen where we stay for 3 nights before going over to Sweden for another 2 ...

On Bruges

A travel blog entry by dinojay2

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... for nothing these days. As for the dwarf, well, let’s just say European girls in high heels do their leggy, effortless best to shed a humbling light on Andie’s alleged sixty-four inches.

Shootout in the Fish Market

We were using a Canon. Ha ha. And we got some cool shots of vine-covered bridges, calm canals and disfigured brown swans.

Getting robbed by a skinhead conman

In fact, what happened was the waitress was giving me the ...

Chocolate in Brugge

A travel blog entry by katevoss

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... the 5 bars. I’ve decided lots of beer mixed with lots of shots after not much dinner and being slightly unwell is a very very bad combination which I will not do again. It was fun and I met some lovely people however I didn’t feel all that well by the end of it so myself and one of the Canadians went back to the hostel and crawled into bed.


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