Travel Blogs from Koksijde
... from the fire brigade playing the last post to remember the commonwealth soldiers that passed through the gate on their way to the Western Front with thousands never to return. The people of Belgium hold Australians in very high regard and everywhere you go they make you feel welcome.
Tonight we stayed in Lille, France and we are off to explore the WW1 memorials in the morning.
... city centre to locate one. On the way we found a Pablo Picasso museum of art. Bev really wanted to check it out and it was decided we spilt, let Bev discover the Picassos art museum for 1.5 hours. Brian to just do his own thing, we discovered we had left our camera in our room so we had to go back to get it. It was arranged to meet at the bus station at approximately 12.30 pm giving everyone enough time to do ...
... of the many bars and cafés. They also promote themselves as a romantic town. One of the cafés has red roses covering the entire ceiling. Many of the buildings in Bruge are old. Some of them have been around since the 15th century. There are also modern reconstructions of older medieval buildings, A greater part of the town with a population of about 20 000 locals ...
... every rich but delicious. I had 1 and saved the rest for later. I also bought a small tin of chocolates which we ate over the next week and of course, they were all to die for as well. We walked in and out of lots of stores that day and were thankful that the sun was out and it was beautiful and warm. We sat next to the canals and took in the sites of the old buildings and cobble stone streets - they all looked the same! We also saw lots of small cute dogs here ...
... in their lives, if even for a time and that they felt loved and important. This past Tuesday morning, we had the pleasure of having breakfast with the Commander of the base. We introduced ourselves to him, told him our plans after Camp, received certificates of appreciation, and had the opportunity to discuss some of the issues that we saw in the centers. It was a great opportunity because we are civilians, with an outside view, and ...
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