Travel Blogs from Koksijde
Made an early start after a delicious breakfast. Went and parked the car outside the old town as the day before. Today was a special day and the town was blocked off to cars. Thought it would be nice and relaxing not having to worry about crossing roads but did not count on the million and a half push bikes! Nearly got bowled over numerous times. Today was a special day, don't really know what was being celebrated but it was awesome. The sun ...
... told us it. We then drove through France to get the ferry back to England. Once there it was back on another bus to get through to London to the hostel where it first started for the people who had been on the full 29day tour. Sarah and Ben, this awesome couple that actually got engaged in Switzerland during the tour, had decided they would stay in a hotel that night and couldn't get their money back from the hostel so I ended up taking ...
We woke early and went down to breakfast. Enjoyable breaky and everyone was in good cheer. After breakfast we were picked up by Phillip, a tour guide (English). He took us on a tour of the battlefields of the Yper salient. We went to the Essex farm cemetery where we saw an advanced dressing station, the front lines, bot allies and German. We then went for a tour around the country side. We visited Tyne ...
... He was really nice. I didn’t get the stamps. I will have to do this on Saturday.
We then tried to go find a waffle place but we could not find a place that sold waffles so we we walked past this place that sold chocolate and biscuits. We saw that for 100 grams cost like 3.75 euros. It didn’t seem that bad so we were like cool we will get some. I got to the till to pay and like the 6 biscuits I bought cost like 9.95 euros. I could not put them back as ...
... master pieces!
We walked through the city to find a large square with a clock tower. The Belfry of Bruges is a medieval bell tower in the historical center of Bruges. We climbed the circular, very narrow stair case up to the top. The climb was 366 very narrow steps. The 8 Euro was rather expensive, but we paid it. There were bottlenecks as ...
Other places to stay in Koksijde
Koninklijkebaan 122, Koksijde | Hotelfrom $119
Koninklijke Baan 225, Koksijde | Hotelfrom $134
Noordzeedreef 6-8, Koksijde | 3 star hotelfrom $119
Koninklijke Baan 62, Koksijde | Hotelfrom $118
Zeelaan Avenue De La Mer 254, Koksijde | Hotelfrom $90