Dear Friend of Flanders,

In view of the COVID-19-situation, specific safety measures and additional restrictions are currently in place across Belgium. You will find more detailed information on following website. For the latest travel advice to our country, please consult your local authorities.

If you are travelling to Flanders, Brussels or elsewhere in Belgium for a duration of 48 hours or more, you will need to complete a Passenger Locator Form, within the 48 hours before your arrival in Belgium. 

Take good care of yourself and each other and keep it safe and healthy.  

We hope to welcome you again soon, with twice the heart, love and hospitality. 

Warm regards,

On 30 July the British government, the city of Ypres, and the Belgian and Flemish governments hold on official commemoration for the four years of war in the Ypres Salient, the third battle of Ypres included. There will be a special Last Post at the Menin Gate at the occasion of the 100-year anniversary of the third Battle of Ypres at 8pm with a live projection of the ceremony on screens on the Grote Markt. There will be also a multimedia projection with live music/reading & poetry on 'The Battles of the Ypres Salient 1914-18' on the Market Square outside the Cloth Hall at 10pm.
Official commemoration third Battle of Ypres and four years of War in the Ypres Salient


8900 Ypres


From Sunday, July 30, 2017
To Sunday, July 30, 2017


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