Travel Blogs from Koksijde
... it's probably good they're not in Aust because we had to go twice in our 4 day stay for their waffles and icecream, yummo.
Our biking day, took Ross, Matt, Mike and Jen along the canals and into the Netherlands to a town called Sluise, apparently quite a sight to see, really beautiful, but Helen and I spent our on a paddlesteamer to a nearby town called Damme, very lovely but still in Belgium. Really lovel scenery and a great ...
... were hoards of tourists! Found a great little guest house which dated back to the 15th century, not too expensive and breakfast included. Bonus! Weather was still terrible so we did a bus tour of the famous historical attractions with a running commentary. Would have loved to have gone in a horse and cart but it was too wet for that. Managed to ...
... is tricky as the manual is in Dutch! I kept telling Don he didn't have to go at the 120km/hr (sometimes130km/hr) speed limit, but in reality he probably did have to! We arrived in Brugge about 2pm without too many hitches. A couple of times (when we had obviously taken a wrong turn) the machine told us to do a U-turn! We got to within 800m of the hotel and the system told us to turn right (which we did) only to find that the road was lifted vertically so a barge ...
... to the park next to our hotel and enjoyed them outdoors in the shade of the large trees. With no other plans for the day, we headed into the center of Brugge with the intent to go exploring. We picked a direction we had not walked before and let the sightseeing begin. We found a line of antique shops we had not seen before. They mostly carried glassware, a little lace, and some clothes. I was hoping to find a souvenir in one of them, but we didn't ...
... front of the roofs creating a very distinctive look throughout the city, along with the the iron pins that have been placed through some to support them. Another feature adding to the beauty of this place are the canals that are, in my view, more picturesque than those in Amsterdam - check out one of the many boats trips to see for yourself.
The highlight for me was once again food related! However extremely ...
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