Van der Valk Hotel Vught
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Up early for a walk for Prego considering she was going to be left whilst we were at the museum. She had a good run and as we were arriving back at camp, we noticed we'd brought a load of mosquitoes back with us - nice! I nipped to the preordered bread collection to get our baguette (straight from the oven) and our warm croissants. A delish brek with cuppas which was brought to an abrupt end as I ...
... to its simplest form, while still getting hie message across. Gracing the foyer is a large gold Miffy. Utrecht is a fascinating city with many canals and intriguing canal houses. Apparently the levels of the canals were lowered and people and businesses have taken up residence in the former arches. It's also a student city so it is teeming with young people, all on bikes. We found it full of atmosphere and buzzing with ...
I stand accused, so full of guilt and full of shame
And all I've done, was to carry the Jewish name
I could have loved, been full of life, had goals and fame
And now the tears roll down as I look at those walls that contain all those names
And I think...
I knew them, I loved them,
I'd given my life just to save them
The children, I'd hold them
Camp Vught was a Transition Concentration camp. It still has the same fence and posts of the walls. It was opened so that people could see what was going on in the camp, yet no one did anything to stop it!
Socialism was not a success in Amsterdam. Hitler was in power, and the ideals against the Jews had started.
The ladies kept their hair here in this camp, but all of the men were shaven. The nazi's wanted to remove their identity!
The bunker was a prison within ...
... photo published in earlier blog entry). I couldn't decipher the descriptions so I chose the first one in the row, hoping it was a popular one! I put the money in (€1.60), pushed the button but nothing happened. Unfortunately the shop owners didn't have great English but soon realised I was just a naive tourist and opened the slot for me. I have no idea what was in the croquette, but it was yummy. The crunchy breadcrumbs on the outside and the soft ...