Hotel Moderne

Address: 144 Rue Gare, Bully-les-Mines, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, 62160, France | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located on 144 Rue Gare, Bully-les-Mines, is near Vimy Memorial and Loisinord.
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Travel Blogs from Bully-les-Mines

Vimy Ridge and the remaining Caribou

A travel blog entry by pwhalen on Oct 18, 2014

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To Vimy Ridge, north of Arras, Hill 145, where the Canadian Monument and several cemeteries are located as part of the Vimy Ridge National Historic Site of Canada. The only other historic site outside Canada is Beaumont-Hamel.




A different style of monument, where two towering pylons of limestone are carved with allegorical figures from greek mythology. Maple leaves on one tower, the fleur-de-lys on its twin, symbolic of ...

Lyn's soldiers

A travel blog entry by pwhalen on Oct 17, 2014

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... cemeteries, small memorials, specific memorials, plaques. Some are attached to the local cemetery, others in the middle of ploughed fields. Some battles well known, others not, but the result is the same. Death.



All the memorials and cemeteries are well kept, with late flowering roses bringing life into the grounds. An apple tree, with its apples ...

Beaumont-Hamel Villers-Bretonneux

A travel blog entry by pwhalen on Oct 16, 2014

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In 1993, Paul Keating, our then prime minister, made a speech at the dedication of The Unknown (Australian) Soldier. This speech can be found in the Australian War Museum in Canberra, with a copy on a bronze plaque on the inside wall of the tower at Villers-Bretanneau. A moving and eloquent speech.
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Le Quesnoy was of family significance

A travel blog entry by tatedavis5 on Jul 03, 2014

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... 8217;s Grt, grt, grt Uncle William had been a stretcher bearer in the NZ regiment that saved the town. We walked around and found the memorial to the NZers who had distracted the Germans by creating lots of smoke and they launched a surprise attack by climbing up a ladder they constructed to get them up the wall. It was a hot day and everyone was tired.


We spent the afternoon in a big shopping mall buying some new clothes!

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In the Car

A travel blog entry by themoloneys on May 13, 2014

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... which was the biggest ones we have seen so far. 10 600 soldiers are buried there . It had a "small" visitors centre and a lot of space to walk around. The cemetery was pretty, but very strict. You could not walk on the grass, and there were no paths to see the graves, so there were no flowers on any tombstones. The other ones we have seen have ...