Travel Blogs from Koksijde
... We met a couple from Texas and lunched with them at the brewery. We spent some time wandering the little alleyways and backstreets to see the less touristy parts of this beautiful old city. Dinner near the town center consisted of Belgian shrimp croquettes, Belgian steak, rack of lamb, a French merlot, and coffee with a waffle with ice cream and strawberries. Lovely lovely lovely, and a fine farewell dinner for both. Tomorrow we head for Flanders and WW 1 ...
After a good night's sleep and restful morning we caught the train to Brugge. We bought senior's tickets and without realizing any difference sat in first class. Another passenger disabused us of where we were not to be and we moved down the train to second class. Minna was horrified as she was never 'second class' before. It meant four seats across instead of three. For less than an ...
... around the city we became a bit chilly so headed back to the hotel to grab some warmer clothes. After accidentally sleeping off the beer for a couple of hours we headed out, did some washing, grabbed some stuff from the supermarket, then returned to make some tasty tasty sammiches and waffles for our evening meal. They were the best sammiches ever and they all lived happily ever after. The end.
... of graves in fields, on canal banks, by roadsides, & countless bodies still lay out on the old battlefields. With the civilian population anxious to return to rebuild their lives, the grisly business of bringing order to the dead began. Most of the more substantial cemeteries were left where they were, but numerous smaller ones were gathered into larger cemeteries nearby. The bulk of ...
... and restored for present day enjoyment.
In the morning, our guide Hildrun took us on a walking tour through the region SW of our hotel. Six of us braved the segways for a tour of a different sort on wheels - it was a blast! Then after lunch, Hildrun offered a second walking tour with stops at the Chocolate Museum and a
Great way to spend a day in ...
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