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The British Normandy Memorial

HIKING INTO HISTORY: LIBERATION ROUTE EUROPE

Under the forested canopy of woodland, parkland, rural villages and hidden compounds, stretching along the south coast, the greatest amphibious assault on mainland Europe was being prepared, known to us by the names ‘Operation Overlord’ & ‘D-Day’: “Portsmouth and the greater Hampshire region is where I suggest starting your Liberation Route journey” Ben Mayne states, the UK Director of the Liberation Route Europe (LRE).

Sun, 06/04/2023 - 18:02
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Körbersee Lake

VIENNA TO VORARLBERG: ART, ARTISANS & ALPINE BATHING

St. Stephen's Cathedral roof tiles, depicting the Imperial double-headed eagle and coat of arms of the city of Vienna, were nicely framed by the original wood beams and window-scape of my suite in ‘The Leo Grand’ boutique hotel, itself a baroque masterpiece that has been looking out towards the cathedral’s spires since the 12th Century. 

Mon, 10/31/2022 - 15:02
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