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Viator Exclusive: Private World War I Battlefields Tour of Flanders from Brussels
"After morning pickup from your central Brussels hotel travel by comfortable luxury private vehicle through Ghent toward Flanders Fields. As you travel your knowledgeable and passionate guide will share facts figures and stories about the war that started a century earlier. You will learn of the enormous toll of World War I and the sacrifices of the brave soldiers who fought and died on the battlefields you visit. Your first stop on this exclusive tou where more than 25000 soldiers are buried. Walk among the somber rows of markers and see the heart-rending sculptures of 'Grieving Parents' by Käthe Kollwitz whose youngest son is buried in the cemetery. Continue to the town of Diksmuide
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Bruges Highlights Private Tour with a Local
"Discover the main highlights of Bruges during a 2 hour private tour with your local host Rebecca. Belgium may be known for chocolate fries and beer but what is Bruges famous for? You will get to find out the answer to this question and more during your private guided tour. Rebecca will walk you over the canals of Bruges while explaining the history the unknown interesting facts and we'll slowly uncover the beauty of this amazing city. You'll also get to see the Basilica of the Holy blood go over the oldest bridge in town and make a stop at the traditional fish market. You won't get to miss out on the Sint Salvador Cathedral either. Here you get too see amazing architecture on the way and you can even check out the Beer museum. Re and great deals for waffles and beer. Suggested Tour: 9:00 - Meet guests 9:15 - Bruges history in a nutshell9:30 - Checking out the canal views oldest bridges and the beer wall10:00 - Stops at Burg Sq Town Hall and Basilica of the holy blood and Astrid Park/gazebo10:30 - Fish market visit
From EUR12.00
 
Bruges Highlights Private Tour with a Local
"Discover the main highlights of Bruges during a 2 hour private tour with your local host Rebecca. Belgium may be known for chocolate fries and beer but what is Bruges famous for? You will get to find out the answer to this question and more during your private guided tour. Rebecca will walk you over the canals of Bruges while explaining the history the unknown interesting facts and we'll slowly uncover the beauty of this amazing city. You'll also get to see the Basilica of the Holy blood go over the oldest bridge in town and make a stop at the traditional fish market. You won't get to miss out on the Sint Salvador Cathedral either. Here you get too see amazing architecture on the way and you can even check out the Beer museum. Re and great deals for waffles and beer. Suggested Tour: 9:00 - Meet guests 9:15 - Bruges history in a nutshell9:30 - Checking out the canal views oldest bridges and the beer wall10:00 - Stops at Burg Sq Town Hall and Basilica of the holy blood and Astrid Park/gazebo10:30 - Fish market visit
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Fish Market Tips (10)

Oostende Fish Market Visserskaai

Here the fishing fleet of Ostend hold their fish auctions. Certainly worth a visit.Still today, fish is omnipresent in Oostende and one of the best reasons for a visit if your a fan of fresh seafood ....
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budapest8
Feb 12, 2009

Oostende Fish Market Visserskaai

Seagulls everywhere perched on the buildings, lamposts and on the sea wall. Fishing and the sea used to provide the main source of income for the inhabitants of Oostende. In the Middle-Ages the early...
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budapest8
Feb 12, 2009

Oostende Fish Market Visserskaai

Take a short 10 minute walk from the railway station, turn to the right alongside the 'Visserskaai' . When walking along the embankment you can see all the fishingboats docked waiting before they make...
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budapest8
Feb 12, 2009

Fishmarket

One thing every visitor to Oostende will see I guess, just outside the station and port a row of stalls with as much sea food on sale as I've ever seen.Not a great fan of seafood myself but those who...
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bonio
Sep 29, 2008

Vissers Kaai

On the eastern edge of town along the waterfront, you'll find a number of stalls set up selling all manner of seafood scooped fresh from the North Sea. You can buy inexpensive sample sizes of various...
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acemj
Apr 23, 2006

Sea Food Yummy!!!

Fish market Just outside of town you will find the fish market. Here the fishing fleet of Ostend hold their fish auctions. Certainly worth a visit.Fishermen's quay - 'De Trap ' When you come to Ostend...
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jexelot
Oct 30, 2003

The Visserskaai

A stroll alongside the 'Visserskaai' is really a must. When coming from the railway station you turn to the right and you can first of all see the fisher-boats that wait here before their next trip...
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Mahieu
Aug 06, 2003

Fish Marked

From the station is it one stop with the tramway to go to the fish marked. Best is go to aerly in the morning (at zeven for exemple) On oktober 13 where 120 000 kg fish sale.
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wandeljp
Oct 17, 2005

Welcome to the display of Fish skins

The skins decorate the stalls selling the wonderfully fresh seafood dishes.A little freaky at first glance
Pdr28
Jun 28, 2004

Visserskaai01

A stroll alongside the 'Visserskaai' is really a must. There is a large fisher harbor in Oostende. The most important part is the 'Fish-mine', a large fish market.
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patrikske
Aug 25, 2002
 
 
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"tweetycaro's Oostende Page"
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"Oostende- A Day on the Flemish Coast"
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Things to Do Near Oostende

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Ostend

Ostend is a city located in Western Flanders. We travelled here by ferry from Dover on a freezing cold March day. On our visit we walked along the front looking at the boats. Later we took a train to...
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The Wellington Renbaan.

Wellington racecourse Named after the Duke of Wellington. Trotting races and gallop races take place daily during the Summer. Many gamblers spend a good deal of money at the races. Each year we...
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Burg Square

The buildings in Burg Sq. represent a variety of architectural styles from the Gothic to Renaissance to the Neo-Classicist which includes what is perhaps the most beautiful building in Bruges,...
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Belfry Tower - Belfort

When we were making our way toward Markt Square, we approached the Belfry Tower and Halls from its rear entrance where we walked through the arched vestibule with its vaulted, ribbed ceiling and then...
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Friet Museum

A different kind of museum is this museum all about fries & potatoes! It was pretty big with tons of info. At the end of your visit you can stop at the fryshop in the basement to buy some really...
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The Markt

"Markt Square" or the "Grand Place” is undoubtedly the heart of Brugge. Since medieval times the Markt has been the center of activity, and historically where people conducted government business,...
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