Hotel de Lorraine
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- Tennis Court
- Room service
- Babysitting service
- Non-smoking rooms
- High-speed internet in room
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... 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 ...
... during WWI. The entire area was full of holes from the shells that were dropped on the area. The final stop was the Bayonet Trench Monument. Soldiers were in the trench, ready to charge with their bayonets attached to their guns when a shell hit the trench and buried them all alive. They were left as they were as a memorial. The area is now enclosed in a shelter.
After stopping for lunch we continued on to Luxembourg. We stopped at ...
... castle to walk around the boys desperately wanted a wooden sword, but unfortunately I don't think we would get them into USA! A lovely lunch at an Italian restaurant in Aspelt and we had to say a sad goodbye to Jackie, Peter, Angela and Harvey. We are so grateful to the time Jackie took off work to see us, and the welcome into their ...
We've apparently entered the rainy season. We'd been told that the spring is usually very rainy in Luxembourg, but until a few weeks ago we'd had mostly clear (if cool) days. Then, suddenly it warmed up, and we rejoiced. We were visiting our neighborhood parks and the parks in Luxembourg City on an almost daily basis, until last week. That's when the rain started. Fortunately, rain in Luxembourg doesn't follow ...
... was pretty plain. Of course the fact that it was raining rather heavy did not help any at all. We were doing ok driving wise and Basil guided us well, however we came across some road works and detours which threw everything out of whack and we got hopelessly lost for a while. Basil could not get us out of it this time, he kept directing us to the same spot each time. Rick decided that we would follow signs ...