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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Swimming pool
- Non-smoking rooms
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... the vast numbers of war dead so much more real and comprehensible when you see all the headstones, the lists of thousands upon thousands of names & you see the gratitude of the local people & the esteem which they still hold for those countries & to the efforts of the men from these often far off places. Rest assured the bravery and sacrifice will never be forgotten. ...
Basic hotel, but clean and a comfy bed. Tea making facilities are BAB though, just had a very dubious 'tea' from the vending machine that was comprised of hot lemon and congealed milk. Time for a well earned sleep, thank god we got on the earlier ...
... since then. We climbed to the top of the memorial, which had been closed in 2004. On the way down I noticed a letter from the then Prime Minister Paul Keating dedicating the cemetery. His speech at the opening of the memorial to Vietnam Vets in Canberra had been one of the most moving I had ever heard and this was on the walls of the Villers Bretonneaux memorial was equally outstanding. If you ever find yourself there and the Memorial building is open take the time to read it. Jo and ...
... they were back on shore. We checked the scores and then had a promotion from the Dutch team. They had a game of cake on the string to eat with no hands for the crews and of course the string kept moving just to make it harder! They then gave out cheese samples and schnapps. It was really hot in the tent so we escaped pretty quickly and Daryl took Liam back to the unit to get changed for a swim back at the beach. I'm at the club still, typing this up ...
Since 1929 at 8pm every night (except for the four years of German occupation in WW2), a moving ceremony is performed inside the Menin Gate.This ceremony includes buglers from the Ypres Fire Brigade, who play the 'Last Post' and the 'Rouse' and the recitation of the 'Ode to the Fallen' followed by a minute's silence.
A large crowd was in attendance again on Saturday night, as there are many people from ...