Hostellerie Des Ramparts
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Travel Blogs from Peronne
... bit cool,. It was great to be on our bikes again, and although making only a couple of small wrong turns, and a couple of decent climbs once we were on the road, we arrived at the Australian War Memorial, between Villers Bretonneux and Le Hamel. It was truly an impressive sight, and could be seen for miles, perched on the highest hill, with beautiful sandstone monuments and Sacrificial Cross. Again rows upon rows of white headstones, clearly showed the sacrifice so many ...
... which means courtyard and it was because a lot of the properties were more like farm yards and built around a central courtyard, also the towns were very quiet, almost deserted. It would appear that there is the same problem in France of keeping the children in the rural areas, as there is little to interest them except for the work on the farm. We were amazed how much of the countryside here is dedicated to crops, not a lot of animals, ...
... round bales. Around 4pm we visited a British memorial cemetery at Brie to many soldiers killed in WW1, and earlier passed another century of simple crosses, I did not get to see who was buried there as the group kept riding. After we went through Brie we realised Chris was missing and stopped to wait for him, in the meantime a huge storm was building and when we finally set off again we eventually got caught in the storm and had to shelter from ...
... left standing, as when the Germans retreated in 1918, anything that hadn't been previously destroyed, was blown up so as to be of no use to the incoming army.
Walked ourselves along the routes suggested by the tourist guide, through the Porte de Bretagne, around the ancient canals and floodways, cobbled streets and ...
... who died in the Battles of the Somme of the First World War between 1915 and 1918 with no known grave, here we found 2 more Hubball's. That was supposed the end of our "All Quiet On The Western Front Tour" but as we were the only Aussies on the tour Ian kindly treated us to a stop at Moquet Farm and the Australian memorial at Pozières. A very busy and informative 3 days, we met a lovely couple, Pat & Colin from Kings Lyn, Bob & Colin ...