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Not much to report, Lille is beautiful but we only really came to see Vimy Ridge. There is only so much walking you can do before you get bored. We are staying in an actual hotel, which is nice for a change. We have a private room and a private bathroom- what a treat! Tomorrow we are going to Vimy Ridge, luckily we consulted the tourism office, …
... suites includes a Gothic house from the 13th century.
How to arrive?
From Schiedam to Tournai is about 242km and it takes 2h and 20 minutes approximately by car.
Renting a car and driving to there seems the cheapest way, but drive carefully (in Belgium) as many of the drivers won't use any turn signals and just cut-cross in front of you and in some places (not everywhere in Belgium) the ...
It is divisively getting fall here.We Celebrated Peter Model,s Birthday on an Boat in the Lake of Constance which was very nice. Then Leaving Switzerland in my Bristol to England to have it Serviced . On the way refueling in France I got really bad Biofuel which was completely yellow and left me stranded on the Freeway after a few miles. Had to take the 3 Solex Carburetor s apart ...
Set off this morning to Villers Bretoneaux to see the Australian War Memorial from World War 1. Raining all the way. Arrived and found the road closed but of course that did not deter Mr Evennett. Round the barriers he went and ended up at the memorial. He got out in the rain and took a couple of pictures. Amiens next stop, still raining and traffic ...
... after the summer break so the roads could have been chaos but they were empty and Paris is an eerie town at that time of the morning.... Making our train with plenty of time to spare meant we had time for yet another croissant and coffee breakfast... not as good as the hotel but still yum. We we on the move as soon as our platform was revealed and so began the 13.7km walk to our designated carriage... Lucky we were not tardy because we'd been on board for ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Pets allowed