The Westhoek region is more than only war; this is reflected culturally, gastronomically… That’s why some suggestions might be interesting for you and, if necessary, we can make the reservations.

Culture

  • Ypres and its medieval history
  • Lo
  • Poperinge with its Sint-Bertinuschurch, Talbot House… and the procession of hops
  • Beselare with its procession of witches
  • Passendaele and the old cheese factory
  • Many small churches in a typical regional style and in small and quiet  villages
  • The Beauvoorde castle
  • Bruges, the belgian coast, Courtrai, Roeselare, Lille…

Nature

  • Het natural resort of the Palingbeek
  • Mount Kemmel, Mount Cats, the red and the black mountains…
  • The Ieperlee river and the Ieperlee canal
  • The hops around Poperinge
  • The mountain ridges around Ypres (Nonnenbossen, Polygoonbos, Gasthuisbossen…)
  • The Monteberg and its vineyards
  • The wide plains from Langemark to Dixmude and Veurne (the Moors)

Gastronomy

  • De Reutel, De Nieuwe Polygone en De Merlijn in Zonnebeke…
  • de Saint Sixt Abbey with its West-Vleteren Trappistenbier and its Saint Bernard bier

Amusement

  • Bellewaerdepark 2 km away and its new aquapark

Links

www.westtoer.be
www.zonnebeke.be/resto
www.zonnebeke.be – Passendaele Memorial Museum
www.fietsnet.be
www.ypres-ballooning.com
www.spoorlijn64.be – Spoor 64
www.oudetimmerie.be – De Oude Timmerie
www.denieuwepolygone.be – Restaurant De Polygone
www.bistromerlijn.be – Restaurant De Merlijn
www.koklikoo.com – Restaurant Koklikoo
www.dedreve.com – Café De Dreve