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As a local and experienced guide of the Ypres and Somme Battlefields, I can offer you a personalized tour adapted to your own expectations. In my Mercedes Viano, Audio all surround, you can enjoy the comments and visit the sites where "your soldier...more
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All reviews day tour extraordinary lengths delightful couple mercedes vehicles cannot recommend them highly enough private tour great uncle wonderful tour polygon wood family history talbot house battle sites informative tour ypres salient flanders fields christian annette
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

3 gentleman friends had a ruling wonderful tour with Annette from camalou tours She very knowledgeable with 30 years experience along with her husband . Very comfortable merc minibus she took us all over the Ypres salient and had a nice lunch as part of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank thechief28
Reviewed 1 October 2018

We cannot recommend highly enough the superior services of Annette & Christian! We spent 4 days with them exploring the various battlefields and associated memorial sites of the WW1 Western Front. Their expert knowledge, attention to details of our particular backgrounds and family history, and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 September 2018

First of all, I should say that I used to live in Brussels for 9 years and that during that period, I spent considerable time visiting the WWI sites in Belgium and northern France. As a school history teacher now designing a new course with...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

I recently did a 3 day Battlefield tour with Camalou. My grandfather and great uncle both served in France, but I knew little of their experiences. This 3 day journey, thoroughly researched and put together by Annette & Christian, was a "walk in their footsteps"....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

Both of us (in our 60's) took a guided tour with Camalou in early May - only 2 days, but they were a real highlight of our holiday in France. Annette and Christian are extremely well informed and tailored their information to our requests and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Edmund53
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Annette and Christian designed our tour around walking in the footsteps of my uncle who went ,missing in WWI. This was the most amazing experience. They are a truly delightful couple full of personality and so much knowledge. They are well organised and everything went...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

We had a great couple of days touring around the relevant Australian battle sites of the western front. The final day was a personalised trip based on my great grandfather's last day. You'd be lucky to find two better guides than Christian and Annette.Outstanding tour!

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

I have read many of the reviews here before me, and all I can add is, every word written is absolutely true. If you want a really memorable, truly honourable, hugely compassionate, thoroughly knowledgeable, enjoyable and respectful tour of the Western Front Battlefields, then just...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

We had a wonderful day ranging over the battlefields and monuments around Ypres with Christian; very informative and thoughtful, with plenty of details and local knowledge that you simply can't get without a guide. Because it was in the holidays (and therefore difficult to find...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Recently completed a 4 day tour with Annette and Christian. They are both excellent guides. The tour was interesting, informative and moving. The tour covered areas in France around the Somme and Vimy, and various sites around Ypres. Everyday was filled with very interesting sites...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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