Ibis Styles Lille Centre Grand Place
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Kids activities or Babysitting
- Pets allowed
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Travel Blogs from Lille
... an incredible casualty rate of 69 %. There were 5 Divisions of Australian troops, each with 20,000 men, reinforced more than 20 times. More than 400,000 volunteered to enlist, why they kept volunteering over the period of the war, with little chance of survival, seems beyond comprehension to us today. Some survived the Gallipoli campaign, only to face up again and again on the orders of misguided generals, who had little ...
... far from where we were moored on Canal du Nord, most likely Roman according to the signage. The cathedral in town is huge, and is constructed in two distinct sections, Roman and Gothic and was as usual stunning, so much money and time was put into the construction of these grand buildings, sometimes taking centuries to build, only to be remodelled by future generations or reconstructed due ...
... know you are Australian you are treated as a special friend. It's quite touching. We went into one shop to buy something, and when the owner realised we were Australian she gave us both a metal lapel pin with the Australian and French flags crossed.
We spent a couple of hours at the Franco Australian museum which records the actions of the Australian troops, and has many photos, displays, and memorabilia. We felt very proud, and very sad at ...
... We even added our own additional extra 20 km on the final day because we had really got the hang of the Dutch numbering system on the maps and felt confident we wouldn't get lost. We were right and really enjoyed seeing even more interesting countryside and an excellent windmill. The town of Volendam where we spent our second last night was quite interesting. It's a quaint seaside village that is absolutely crawling with tourists. The carpark was brimming ...
... 8217; took an hour instead and our plan for an evening meal in Lille became a plan for an evening meal in Calais. We opted for the Buffalo Grill, one of a chain of American diners we have seen in France and we were not disappointed. Our Harley parked outside the main doors attracted a lot of attention and we probably should have asked for a discount as we blended in nicely to the décor ...