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2Xplore Flanders Fields

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“If you want a superb tour of the WW1 battlefields then you can do no better than be guided by Patrick! Himself a senior military man of considerable contemporary experience, he cleverly sets out an interesting series of events that, at the end of...more
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Ieper (Ypres) 8900, Belgium
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Patrick is passionate and extremely knowledgeable. We just did the half day Ypres Salient Tour. It was personal and limited to 6 people. We were taken to some unique locations and a private collection of WWI artefacts which helped to creat a more comprehensive picture...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We greatly appreciated the tour with Patrick. He was easy to communicate with to arrange the tour in the first place and at short notice. The tour was conducted at an easy pace, though Patrick managed to pass on a great deal of information, supported...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Many thanks to Patrick for such a memorable morning tour. Whilst there is so much to see in the area and given the short time we had available, Patrick’s tailor made itinerary gave us very informative insight into the events in the Ypres Salient. Our...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed a very interesting and informative afternoon with Patrick , our English speaking ex army guide . His knowledge of the subject was excellent , well researched and his explanations were accompanied by maps , aerial reconnaissance photos and contemporary postcards which helped us...More

Thank JosephSuisse
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would give more than 5 stars if I could. As a former Belgian paratrooper and resident of Ypres, Patrick (the guide) provides meaningful insights and countless unique details drawig from his deep knowledge of military history. The tour is amazing! It feels personal and...More

Thank 627pw2015
Patrick J, Owner at 2Xplore Flanders Fields, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your time in writing this nice review, much appreciated ! Best wishes, Patrick

Reviewed 13 September 2018

Patrick provided us with an excellent tour, and through a combination of detailed knowledge and passion for the subject, alongside carefully chosen visits to cemeteries and battle sites, he gave us insights that we just wouldn't have gained by ourselves. An unexpected 'addition' was the...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2018

We had a great very informative afternoon with Patrick,his knowledge of the battle fields is second to none and he has a friendly easy to understand way of explaining things,we learned more in one afternoon than reading quite a few books about the area.Many thanks...More

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Patrick J, Owner at 2Xplore Flanders Fields, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Victor and Isabel for booking your tour with me and your review of the tour; I wish you all the best, Patrick

Reviewed 2 September 2018

We were so very pleased with our two day private tour with Patrick. We were a family group of four adults on a pilgrimage to be at the grave in France of our uncle/great uncle on the 100 year anniversary of his death in WWI....More

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Patrick J, Owner at 2Xplore Flanders Fields, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thank you for your comprehensive review. It was my pleasure and also an honour in showing you the places your relatives must have served over 100 years ago. This was a memorable trip for you, for me as well, Lest we forget ! Best wishes,...More

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Patrick met us right on time in front of Flanders Fields Museum. He is conversant in 3 languages, English being his 3 rd one. The van he drove was comfortable and he was considerate or the passengers having water and umbrellas ready for us. He...More

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Patrick J, Owner at 2Xplore Flanders Fields, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you Richard for your review, much appreciated ! Best regards, Patrick

Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

We got so much out of this tour with Patrick. He was professional, knowledgeable, and passionate about his subject. Using his visual prompts and local knowledge/ contacts added to our depth of understanding. Thank you Patrick.

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Paul L
30 May 2018|
Response from Patrick J | Property representative |
Hello Paul, Thank you for your enquiry. I have availability left for the 4th of July. I can send you more information about the tour and about your stay in Ieper. Please mail your request to info@2xplore.be and I will get... More
15 July 2015|
Response from Patrick J | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. I can provide you with a battlefield tour on the 13th of August. But you will have to come to Ieper. Please let me know your mail address and I will send you a detailed itinerary and more... More