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Frontline Tours

Grote Markt 1, Ieper (Ypres) 8900, Belgium
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Great tour

As well as being highly knowledgeable, Lionel works hard at adapting the tour to the needs and... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
19HB73
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Melbourne, Australia
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Excellent and very moving

We arrived in Leper without pre-book any tours as we only visiting for the day. The tourist... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2018
cazwill140364
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Walton-On-Thames, United Kingdom
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We invite you to join us in the comfort of our air-conditioned Mercedes minibus, for an interesting, informative and unforgettable journey through Flanders Fields and its amazing history.
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Grote Markt 1, Ieper (Ypres) 8900, Belgium
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

As well as being highly knowledgeable, Lionel works hard at adapting the tour to the needs and interests of each group. A very poignant and educational tour - followed by the evening ceremony at the Menin Gate. Would highly recommend it.

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

We arrived in Leper without pre-book any tours as we only visiting for the day. The tourist information managed to book us onto Lionel's 3.30pm tour which was scheduled for 2 hours and would be visiting the Essex Farm Cemetery and the trenches. Which was...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

The tour we took with Lionel was very interesting and was personalised to our needs and questions. We got to hear the knowledge and experience this guide has built up over the years and we couldn't be happier. He gave us a new perspective into...More

Thank Lyssa V
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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

I feel slightly awful not giving Lionel a 5 star review - he is a really passionate guide and we had a great time - we had two hours with him in the morning around the south and 4 hours in the afternoon around the...More

Thank Robinhood1
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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I toured with Frontline and came away with an education as well as somehow knowing what the soldiers may have been experiencing. He covered everything from life in the trenches, where the battles took place and touching life stories. We had only...More

Thank dssterling904
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

I could not pick a better one for my 100th review on Tripadvisor. I love to travel and visit places. The best memories and experiences of the different places are the people we meet. Mr. Lionel is ono kine (one of a kind). We picked...More

Thank JoshDad
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

An amazing day doing a 6 hour tour of the Ypres Salient. Cannot recommend Lionel Roosemont from Front Line Tours highly enough. A lovely, lovely man, full of passion, knowledge, humility, and humanity for his work's subject. He went above and beyond to help us...More

Thank Rose C
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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

My first visit, what an excellent tour, ran by a superb guide Lionel was not only full of information, it was the way he told the story of the First World War He still has passion for his Country and it's history and clearly shows...More

Thank Simon W
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Reviewed 20 January 2018

This is one of the most interesting and highly enjoyable tours we have ever been on. We went on the Northern Salient tour and Lionel the tour guide really knew his stuff, he went out of his way to research information about our families a...More

Thank P C
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

The word excellent is some times used too often but in this instance it sums up the private tour we took with Lionel. His knowledge is exceptional and before we set off he set the scene for our tour. I came away having a far...More

Thank Joe193
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Steven S
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Good morning Sir, Thank you for contacting Frontline Tours. That is indeed possible. Our contact details are on Trip Advisor. It would be a pleasure to be of your service. Kind regards, Lionel Roosemont
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