Travel Blogs from Koksijde
... Ice (flemish stew on fries with a waffle). Then did brewery tour at De Halve Maan brewery, had a Brugse Zot beer afterward.
Went to sint-janshospitaal, which is an old medieval hospital that now functions as a museum. Back in the day, medical technology wasn't up to snuff, so instead of using practical medical procedures, which didn't exist, you went to a hospital like this one and mostly just had your soul taken care of while you waited to die. ...
... stop so by going by ferry everyone has lunch while aboard. When you get off you are in France. On the side of the road the border control people has some men arrested and sitting on the side of the road handcuffed, from trying to get out of Europe and into England. Emile said it is a big problem for this border and each time he comes through they have someone. We then crossed another border into Belgium. Yes famous for the chocolate. Can't come here without trying the local ...
... to enjoy the near deserted ship reading, chatting with a few remaining passengers and supping hot mugs of tea while peering through rain battered windows. What better preparation for returning to Wales? We have been surprised at how tired we have been as our bodies seemed to go into shock at having nothing to do, nothing to plan, nothing to research and no long bus journeys to undertake. It was then we realised that we have ...
... the door that yes, we did have seats and they were definitely for that carriage. We sat down only to witness a commotion outside. A number of officials arrived, lined up and finally escorted into our carriage none other than David Cameron. It was, as the Irish would say, 'a screech'. People running around all wired for sound, a very officious French security man with metres of gold braid draped over him, ...
... lost several times in the process. We passed churches, shops and small canals, also stopping at some souvenir stores to look at what was on offer. Josh and Wayne bought some 'Delirium' beer (voted best beer in the world in 2008). We also sampled some 'famous' Belgian fries with mayonnaise, which tasted just like French Fries, except that it was served in a paper cone.
Almost two hours after we had left ...
Other places to stay in Koksijde
Koninklijkebaan 122, Koksijde | Hotelfrom $125
Koninklijke Baan 225, Koksijde | Hotelfrom $139
Noordzeedreef 6-8, Koksijde | 3 star hotelfrom $108
Koninklijke Baan 62, Koksijde | Hotelfrom $126
Zeelaan Avenue De La Mer 254, Koksijde | Hotelfrom $101