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Excellent tour of sites in the Battle of the Scheldt

We wanted to see the sites of the Battle of the Scheldt in which a family member had served... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
TwoPigeons
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Halifax, United Kingdom
Finding the Dutch Family

My husband and I just spent one magical week in Groningen. The focus of our visit was to spend time... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2016
DaBaTravel
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Toronto, Canada
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30 Apr 2018
“Excellent tour of sites in the Battle of the Scheldt”
8 Aug 2017
“Anthony Patrick”
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Battlefield Tours providing reasonable priced, quality and professionally staffed tours to the battlefields of the Netherlands.Battlefield Tours aims to provide top quality battlefield tours that offer the personal touch that many of the larger...more
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Calvijnstraat 4, 9746 BE Groningen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

We wanted to see the sites of the Battle of the Scheldt in which a family member had served. Battlefield Tours (Netherlands) referred us to their local contact - an expert on the battle - and we are delighted that they did. Jan and Renat...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

For the Battlefield tours 10/10 For the customer relations 0/10 Wouldn't make a returning trip with Leger again..

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Battlefield1945, Eigenaar at Battlefield Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for your review. Our company is not called Leger ... we only organize tours in the Netherlands. I think you have misplaced the review, maybe you can find the company Leger on Tripadvisor.

Reviewed 30 July 2016

My husband and I just spent one magical week in Groningen. The focus of our visit was to spend time with the granddaughters of the woman who billeted my father for 6 months in 1945. We found this family with the help of the Groningen...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2015

Joel has an amazing knowledge of the Battle of Gronignen, in addition to the entire Canadian campaign through The Netherlands and prior. My girlfriend and I both had Grandfathers who fought in The Netherlands, and he provided a great deal of detail in addition to...More

4  Thank Dave M
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Joel's knowledge of the Canadian army's experience in the Netherlands is outstanding. Very interesting and informative. His English skills are excellent as well.

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Reviewed 28 July 2015

We requested a private tour in English (get more people if you want to share the cost), and Joel walked us through the neighbourhoods following the routes of the Canadians through the Northern part of the city, ending at the Provincial house where the German...More

2  Thank hewbertus
Reviewed 9 July 2015

My tour with Joel exceeded my expectations. He came prepared to guide us through an amazing experience. He brought accurate documentation, records and pictures. He was articulate, intelligent and well informed. I would highly recommend Joel! Dr. Patrick Sherlock

1  Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Joel provided us with one of the very best tours I have ever experienced. It was truly a day that I will never forget. My father and I travelled to Groningen, the city where my grandfather was fighting on the last days of WWII. I...More

6  Thank Amy B
Reviewed 24 June 2015

The 2015 UNB Alumni Tour engaged Joel Stoppels for its tour of the Canadian Liberation campaign from Apeldoorn north to and including Groningen. Joel did an excellent job. He is knowledgeable, courteous and enthusiastic. He adjusted his tour to meet our needs, and added some...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2014

I recently did a wonderful tour of Fromelles and WW1 battle fields out of Lille. Greg was a great guide. He had knowledge & passion. He brought the tragedy of this part of history to life . Highly recommended.Fascinating story of the lost diggers &...More

6  Thank LeeS_48
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HullMaz
28 January 2017|
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Response from joelstoppels |
Hello, Thanks for your tour request. It is certainly possible to organize a Battlefield Tour. Around these dates we do not organize standard tours. We can arrange a private tour. This usually takes 2.5 hours and costs 130... More
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