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John McCrae Site, Ieper (Ypres)

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Where to stay in Ieper (Ypres)

As a small town, Ieper provides most of its accommodations in the city center within walking distance from the central train station and the main tourist attractions. You'll find mostly mid-range hotels nestled in the historical center, which is contained by a ring of canals snaking their way around the city's core. With only a modest array of choices, the majority of places to stay are small mid-range hotels or bed and breakfasts.
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  • See my review of Essex Farm Cemetery as this is at the same site (or just adjacent to it). The famous poem "Flanders Fields" was written by John McCrae here after seeing a friend die. McCrae was a med...  more »
  • First World War aid station with bunker and sandbagged emplacement. Small CWGC Very close to original front line.  more »
  • This site with Essex farm, are well worth a detour out of town(5 minutes). Its not a touristy site, but a fine tribute to a doctor and sometime poet who created probably the most famous poem of the en...  more »