Van der Valk Hotel Vught
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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 ...
... a giraffe and an elephant. (I can't confirm if they have pairs or upto 7 of each animal according to QI). We spent some time seeking out hotels, but they were all booked out - apparently there's an event in town. How dare they! We ended up going back to the previous town to find accommodation. Doh! We pedalled hard for those km's! Oh and we have just worked out what is going on with part of the route. The guidebook is taking us an an alternative route ...
... hhllrraldi") and Marianne, Raldi's mother. It was great to finally stay in a house again after almost 2 months of living out of hostels, and Raldi's home is also a B&B so they are used to having visitors. We stayed in the guest bed in Raldi's room, but as we found out, Raldi was staying with her boyfriend down the road because her bed caught fire a few months ago! So we were a little nervous about taking our chances in the same room, but it turned out to be ...
... are certainly a marvel of design and mechanical engineering.
Chips, ice cream and back to the farmhouse to sit and relax and enjoy the beautiful sunshine. The weather here has been almost perfect.
Tonight we hope to go for a bike ride, along with the thousands of bikers that get around the streets.
Tomorrow we catch the train to Alkmaar to meet Aneke, Melitta's cousin, for 5 nights,