Hostellerie du Peiffeschof
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- Minbar in room
- Breakfast Available
- Non-smoking hotel
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... s contribution to European unity after WW2. Luxembourg has just assumed the presidency of the EU for the next 6 months, so there were EU flags up everywhere. So the highlight of our tour comes when we go into the courtyard of the Prime Monisters Offices, to find a black car driving up, a suited man gets out and greets Heinz, and we are introduced to the Prime Minister, Xavier Bettel! He greets us warmly says Welcome in Dutch to our Dutch colleagues. It turns out that Heinz ...
... a circle - the heraldic symbol of the U.S. I walked up the stairs to the top and could see in all directions, but the monument itself was more impressive than the view.
We stopped at a couple of other smaller memorials and then at the edge of Jacques woods, part of the Ardenne Forest. This is an area where some of the hardest battles were fought in December of 1944. We walked into the woods and saw what remains of the foxholes that ...
... Cemetery there. In a touching ceremony, our two veterans were awarded silver stars by the Luxembourg Cemetery committee. Scott, our cemetery guide, told us all about the Battle of the Bulge, where most of the soldiers in this cemetery died. He then showed us the grave of George Patton and gave us free time to look around.
Then we were back on the bus to go to our hotel for the night. Tomorrow we will have an all day tour of the Bulge area. ...
... we can draw only the outline of what really happened. The details we can never see.
Here is what I know . . . or think I know.
On February 22, 1943 at the age of 18 Robert Lear enlisted in the Army.
He, together with many young men from Sangamon County in Illinois were assigned to the 553 AAA AW ...
... god. This is it? You call this a test? Hell, I've done double centuries that made water boarding seem like the times I taught YMCA campers ( they always gave me your entry level "polliwogs") how to stick their face in the Russian River. You gotta do better than this big guy!
That must have really ****** him off.
A mile east of Ryes, fortunately a few meters from the only light in rural Normandy, I heard it. . . that ****** of ...