Danube Riverfront

Scenes along the Danube riverfront. 1. Parliament building. 2. Shoe memorial representing Jews who were thrown into the river in WWII.

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Controversial Monument

There are plans to unveil a monument representing Germany forcing Hungary into supporting Nazism in WWII. The monument is controversial as critics say it is a misrepresentation of history and that Hungary needs to also take responsibility. These are pictures from the protest outside where the monument will be built.

Remembering Family

In commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the D-day Normandy invasion, Tim and I want to honor those in our family who fought in WWII. 1. Tim’s grandpa Kubichek. 2. One of Tim’s grandfathers and his friends during the war. 3. Tim’s grandpa Iselin. 4. My great uncle Herman who fought in the Normandy invasion.

In commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the D-day Normandy invasion, Tim and I want to honor those in our family who fought in WWII. 1. Tim’s grandpa Kubichek. 2. One of Tim’s grandfathers and his friends during the war. 3. Tim’s grandpa Iselin. 4. My great uncle Herman who fought in the Normandy invasion.

Northern France- A little bit of luxury and a lot of canned food

Itinerary: Day 1: Carcassonne, France Days 2-4: Nice Day 5: Avignon Days 6-8: Lyon Days 9-11: Paris Days 12-13: Loire Valley  Day 14: Rouen Day 15: Bayeux Day 16: Mont St Michel  RTW Trip 2014: Peru→ Chile → Argentina → Antarctica → Argentina → Uruguay → Argentina→  Chile→ England → Morocco → Spain → France → … Continue reading Northern France- A little bit of luxury and a lot of canned food