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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Multilingual staff
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
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I actually forgot until I went out to dinner tonight and saw all the cute kids dressed up. From what I was told, Halloween isn't a bit deal in France but from what I see, it sure seems to be a major holiday.
Today I was in Lille, France which no one has heard of and yet, it’s a giant city. Its center reminded me a lot of Ashland where it has great little shops, neat stone ...
... day. as you walk to the cemetary there is a metal fence that has lines cut into it to show how many soldiers died here each day. John Lewis Scott my great great uncle was buried in the plot closest to the entrance and beside him was a young man from his battalion who died on the same day. John was 25 when he died and he had already fought in gallipoli, im 25 and I cant imagine what that would have been like. it was very special to travel here and represent my family in honoring ...
... of WW1 and all that when on there from 1914 to 1918. His grandfather fought with the AIF so he also had a strong personal interest in the Australian campaign. We were to find out over the course of the next 3 days that John had a wicked sense of humour and was as sarcastic and dry as David... we got on like a house on fire. After John picked us up we headed to the centre of town to pick up the only other couple on the tour. As they were walking ...
... countries on this trip and we will be up to our ninth. Amazing! Well, we arrived home at 8:10 - a long day but well worth it. We were a bit hungry so went over to the caravan park restaurant for a quick dinner. We then sat up with the others and discussed various accidents they had had in the past. Poor Mandy Kelly said she felt a bit sick and thought she might have nightmares! I repaired another main sheet and then we were off to bed. Bonne nuit, ...
Up early (seeing a theme emerging here?) and off to West Flanders for some more history and beer. Rode the rails from Gent to Lille, France and picked up a rental car for the day. Seat Ibiza was the ride, my first venture in a French marque. At roughly $7 a gallon I was more than happy to drive an economy hatchback with a diesel motor. First stop was Ieper, home of the In Flandres Fields Museum. Dedicated to those who gave their lives in WWI, the carnage that ...