Travel Blogs from Koksijde
... ship which was so simple, nothing like a big cruise liner. Our room #211 is lovely. Took a brief tour of the ship which has 3 floors. Dinner was very nice, me, beef stroganoff, Cristi, not so good chicken breast. The waiters came out with a firecracker on a cake and sang happy birthday. It was fun! What a great ...
... a half chicken and salad at an outdoor cafe, it was very good. We continued our walk, decided to go have a gelato at DaVinci, yummy. We window shopped here and there, then decided to get some food at the market to bring back to the room for later. Watched the movie In Bruge! Pretty gruesome, but fun to see the sights that we just traveled through. Relaxed the rest of the evening. A big day tomorrow ...
... all about town, costing only €7 each we thought why the hell not. The cruise was excellent; we saw a lot of the beautiful city including a familiar scene from the movie where Colin Farrell jumps out of his hotel’s bedroom into the canal. We had seen a lot of frite (hot chips) stands everywhere and decided to dig into some overlooking the canal for lunch.
One of our favourite scenes from the movie is set in the town square ...
... The sun had started poking through the clouds and all around the fields were shining from the rain. Satisfied he’d captured it, or perhaps he just thought he’d been long enough, he hopped back in the car to continue our journey.
Kinderdijk is a town where there are 19 windmills built in the 170o’s along a series of canals used to drain sections and move the water uphill to drain away and keep the land dry. They are still operational and they ...
... lost in the back streets. Since our hostel was farther from town we got to see some very beautiful buildings and it was relatively empty of other people which I loved. I could have spent all day wandering around there.
We took a lot of scenic photos, saw a horse fountain and the center where all the nuns live. It was beautiful. We wandered into a couple chocolate shops and this one scarf store owned by the cutest old man. ...
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