Ibis Budget Lille Centre

10 Rue de Courtrai, Lille, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, 59000, France | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Lille

Arras - Day 2 - Fromelles

A travel blog entry by t.bird on Aug 11, 2014

3 comments, 7 photos

... contractors to excavate the site. Then the Australian government got involved and took over. I wondered how the farmer who owned this land felt about all these people digging up his property. Apparently he was very happy for them to do it as the idea of all of these people, coming half way across the world to fight for France, amazes the locals. He was happy to donate the land for a proper burial, his crops never grew well on that patch anyway. The soil at the ...

Arras - Day 1

A travel blog entry by t.bird on Aug 10, 2014

4 photos

... iff to find an electronics store in the morning. Can I get a break here? Around 5 the sky's cleared and beautiful sunshine came out. So I figured now was a good time to make a move for the B&B. Made it here with relatively little drama. Didn't take any wrong turns and I only walked past it once. Yay me. The host, Claire, is just lovely. And bonus, the computer is a Mac, so I can plug my phone and iPad directly into the computer to charge them up...turns out I can get a ...

Lock frustrations!

A travel blog entry by issywiz on Jul 31, 2014

1 comment, 4 photos

... a spanner tightening up some very big bolts which he dropped into the water! If we had been underneath it would probably have hit us. Then he started grinding with a shower of sparks and dust coming down, and then he did some arc welding. We had to wait until the job was complete and must have been almost an hour in total as it was 11.30 by the time we got out of the 12.5 metre rise lock.

The Belgian waterways are man-made canals with sloping ...

Our Belgium and France adventure

A travel blog entry by jilly56 on Apr 23, 2014

32 photos

... who have not seen the movie Beneath Hill 60 you should - our historian Colin said how surprised at how accurate and well done it was. We had both seen the movie with Dad and could understand exactly what had happened here and our famous the Aussies were for what they achieved.
It was time to return to Ypres and Iepa for early dinner and to hear the last Post later at 8pm. But in the meantime our guide Peter knew where Underhill Farm Cemetery was - I had asked him as ...

Lille and Skegness - common ground

A travel blog entry by alanandnise on Oct 10, 2013

2 comments, 4 photos

... very emotional place, with row upon row of white crosses marking the resting places of Australian soldiers within sight of the town they fought to save.

There were a number of other Australians visiting the site, and we all seemed to just want to walk quietly along the rows of crosses thinking about the sacrifices these young blokes made. My mum's father was in the VB and Dernancourt areas during WW1, where he was gassed with mustard gas, got ...

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This hotel, located in the Vieux Lille area of Lille, is near Grande Place, Old Stock Exchange (Vieille Bourse), La Grande Braderie de Lille, and Philippe Olivier Fromagerie.
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