Le Relais Du Moulin
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Travel Blogs from La Roche-en-Ardenne
... name on them ( I seriously could not find any tshirts or hats) and not having very good information on where to find things outside the town. Like memorials and foxhole locations dug by the troops 70 years ago. Fortunately for me, I met a guy that is part of the Band of Brothers tour on my first day in Bastogne. He marked up my map and told me where to go to find them. So after the museum I was off towards the town of Foy.
As you approach Foy ...
... Germans breaking the line, in their minds, would cause Americans to lose the stomach for battle (not likely) and possibly create more tense friction between American and British command. The Battle of the Bulge in the Ardennes (a forest region) was the Germans last hope at possibly regaining momentum in the war and possibly bringing the Allies to the peace table. Once they failed, in 5 months Hitler would be dead and Germany would surrender. ...
... dummy spit, and refuses to acknowledge where you are or provide any information at all. Nothing. Just the car on a gray screen, not even identifying that you are on a road. No help as to how to get back on track either, total sulk. On a more amusing note, She does say to "keep driving on this road for a long time"! We worked out that this is a distance more than 10 km.
14 degrees, hazy ...
Luxembourg. Since it was on our way back to Switzerland we decided to check it
out. Our route took us through the Ardennes to a small village called
Kautenbach. The area is beautiful and our campsite was nestled into the bottom
of a valley and surrounded by forested mountains on all sides. The campsite was
very pretty and comfortable, but being at the bottom of a valley was pretty
cold as well.
Today we got up, had some pastry for breakfast and then caught the train.
We asked the train information desk, we were told the way to go and we followed. Little did we know at the time, it was the wrong station to change at. The lady got the wrong station and thus it took us 3.5 hours instead of 2 hours to get to a little town called Durbury.
Once we arrived we had some time till the bus came so we walked down the street to a ...