Ok Pub

Address: 8 Place De La Vacquerie, Arras, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, 62000, France | Hotel
 
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This hotel is located on 8 Place De La Vacquerie, Arras.
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Travel Blogs from Arras

Vimy Ridge and the remaining Caribou

A travel blog entry by pwhalen on Oct 18, 2014

9 photos

... themselves in this strategic position. In April 1917, Canadian soldiers were successful in taking and holding Vimy Ridge. Hill 145, where the monument is positioned, is the highest point along the ridge.




Further within the site, are the preserved trenches and tunnels from that time. From both sides. Paul went through the tunnels but I declined, knowing the limits of both my claustrophibia and imagination. Extensive ...

Lyn's soldiers

A travel blog entry by pwhalen on Oct 17, 2014

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A desperately needed haircut. The hairdresser didn't speak any english, so pantomime and pointing saved the day. Attended on the spot plus she resisted giving me a brush cut that other hairdressers have found necessary, so left with a smile.

Have a list of names and locations for Lyn's soldiers, so zig-zagging across the countryside to find them. Everywhere you go ...

Arras - Day 2 - Fromelles

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

3 comments, 7 photos

... Wood, where the bodies of 250 missing Australian and British soldiers were found in 2008. It is a quiet little nondescript paddock on the edge of town. A Melbourne history buff by the name of Lambis Englezos, found the bodies by comparing aerial photographs of the site before and after the battle of Fromelles. He had a bit of a battle with the politics of getting a formal investigation, no-one in Australia or France wanted to touch it, until he started negotiating ...

Vimy Ridge & Paris

A travel blog entry by greg.wedman on Jul 08, 2014

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It was an early morning to catch the train. Just to be safe, we got away from the hotel and caught an earlier tram than planned, getting us to the station in plenty of time. This gave us a bit of a chance to rest before getting on the train and the rain held out until we got to station, keeping both us and our luggage dry. We took the train from Amsterdam to Lille, getting to see much of the Dutch and Belgian countryside. We then ...

Le Quesnoy was of family significance

A travel blog entry by tatedavis5 on Jul 03, 2014

12 photos

We were given the most amazing French breakfast of delicious yoghurts, fresh fruit, croissants and chocolate pastries, cake, baguettes and serval home made jams.


We went to Le Quesnoy because of a children’s book of this title written by NZer Glynn Harper about 3 years ago. Will’ s class at the time reenacted the story of the small French town saved by a NZ regiment from the Germans in WW!. Dring this time we discovered ...

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