Hotel Zamek Ryn
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- Tennis Court
- Minbar in room
- Non-smoking hotel
- Kids pool
- Indoor pool
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After leaving Dresden we set the GPS for north! To be a little more precise, we planned on spending 2 days getting to our next destination which was north east of Dresden.
Our destination was a site of great military history significance in Poland. We spent 6 days in Poland in total - enough for a blog entry by itself. But first, The Wolf's Lair.
Have you seen the movie Valkerie? It told the story of the July 1944 assassination attempt on Hitler's life ...
... was hungry so we stopped just over the border for lunch.
Now after lunch we had to find a secret HQ. HHCIB?
Well it turns out harder than you might think.
Our sat navs started fighting again, we were zooming in on maps, went down dead ends, got quite close at one point, then turned away.
It was when Andrei's sat nav said more off road, it was getting dark, that we pinpointed as best we could exactly where it ...
We are, apparently, out of season. This small town is host to lots of watersports enthusiasts as the season turns to summer, but right now they are still in preparation mode. We've seen restaurants being renovated, deckchairs being unpacked, patios being laid, a boat being launched. Some buildings look as tho they are still being built. We think we might prefer it like this! It's the most expensive place we've stayed, for both the room, and evening meals, even in low season. We ...
... The sides were really steep so they want further hoping to find an easier way down. Near the end of the wall they managed to go down a path worn by other people.
When they got down to the bottom the wall rose up above them out of the wood. It was a colossal structure. They made their way to the entrance and were not prepared for what they saw. A chamber open to the sky and one end extended up and up. They both felt over-awed in different ways. ...
... protected Hitler sufficiently to save his life. As it was, four people were killed, so the explosion itself was lethal enough. The room was largely demolished. Hitler was virtually unscathed, although his trousers were shredded. "Someone tried to kill me," he said later, smiling.
It was easier for the Bomb Plot to succeed than to fail, and Hitler's survival was due to a fortunate of convergence of circumstances. It is worth remembering that the History ...