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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... that was only discovered recently. It was part of the Yorkshire offensive and is currently being restored. We then stopped at a place called Essex Farm. It is the exact location that John McCrae wrote In Flanders Fields. It was in a series of bunkers that were used by the Canadian troops as a hospital. The bunkers have been restored along with a memorial cemetery. At Ypres itself there is a ...
... 1291, they take in procession each year on Ascension Day; and Brugse Vrije which dates from the 16th century and was the old Civil Registry.
... shop for my present but after trying a few on none really took my fancy. We bought some oils and an Australian bruschetta mix in one little shop and I had a new purse in Kipling as well as some very expensive soaps!
Obviously all this was interspersed with a few chocolates and another beer or two before we headed back to the hotel to drop our shopping off and get changed before our evening meal.
Status report: Up 0645 CET perky: Yet again an LSD dream filled night but this time attributable to the lobster and shrimp in garlic butter/(with frites - ordered to the horror of the chef) washed down with Belgian Beer. The latter explaining the slight dull ache in my left sinus. A low mist hangs over the polders visible outside out bedroom window and in the distance you can just make out a very large container ship ...
... squares & canals. We also went into the Basilica of the Holy Blood. They say the church has a vial containing the blood of Jesus. While we were in the church a priest & another man took the vial out of a wooden case & held it up for all to see. Was it really the blood of Jesus? We had a nice lunch in the Markt square. After we ...