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Hotel Die Swaene (Bruges, Belgium)

Hotel Die Swaene****, a small 24-bedroom hotel, is situated in the very historical heart of Bruges, along one of the most picturesque canals ‘Groenerei’. We had an interesting meeting with their management. I was wondering…why is your hotel called “Die Swaene” ? In the 15th century, Bruges was under reign of …

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B&b Oostende (Ostend, Belgium)

This property is 18 minutes walk from the beach. Featuring a garden, B&B Oostende is situated in Ostend, 1.7 km from Casino Kursaal. Guests at the property can enjoy garden views in the rooms and access to a sauna. Wellington Track is a 12-minute walk from the bed and breakfast. …

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Hotel Mercure (Ostend, Belgium)

This property is 6 minutes walk from the beach. Mercure Oostende is situated only 250 m from the sandy beach. This hotel benefits from free WiFi and offers guests free entry to Casino Ostende as well as free access to external fitness facilities. Each of the modern rooms at Mercure …

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Homeland of Cycling (Flanders, Belgium)

Cycling is part of the genetic make-up of the residents of the Lys Valley. Almost every city and every village has produced one or several champions. Races draw huge crowds and result in a spontaneous festival. It’s not a coincidence that the majority of the Tour of Flanders villages are …

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Beerwalk ! (Kortrijk, Belgium)

Discover the historic city centre of Kortrijk and its ancient beersecrets during this three-hour beer walk and beer tasting experience. Five beer tasting sessions and a unique food pairing are included in the price. This beer tour is a perfect way to explore the beguinage, de Groeningekouter (the Battle of the Golden …

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Lys Valley Greeters (Flanders,Belgium)

One of the ways to explore the Lys Valley is a visit with a ‘Lys Valley Greeter’. Greeters are unpaid volunteers who enthusiastically share the love and pride they feel for their region with visitors. They take a maximum of six people through the Lys Valley and recount personal stories. They show their favourite …

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Hotel ‘Le Parisien’ , Ostend (Belgium)

Hotel Le Parisien offers comfortable accommodation with free WiFi, only 200 metres from the beach in Ostend. We had an interview with David, manager of this authentic hotel.. David, this is a new hotel ? Well, the hotel was renovated in 2008 and 2009 and was fully operational in 2010. …

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