Timberwolves Europe 2013, WWII Footsteps from Aachen to Koln. Part I. 7 May.

[Categories: TRAVEL, PHOTOGRAPHY, EUROPE, WWII] [UPDATE: Galleries were out of sync. Fixed. Sorry.] (See previous posts for what this tour is about.) (As always, click on photos to enlarge or play movie.) As it is Friday 10 May let's see if I can get photos posted for Tuesday 7 May. Hopefully you have seen the … Continue reading Timberwolves Europe 2013, WWII Footsteps from Aachen to Koln. Part I. 7 May.

Timberwolves Europe 2013, Kassel to Halle, 9 May.

[Categories: EUROPE, FREEDOM, Photography, Travel.] Let's see. I owe full posts for 7 and 8 May. I want to post more photos for Mareike and Peter's Frenzer Muhle we visited Tuesday the 7th. (Their website, previous link, is in German. I can probably use Google translate, or an app for that, when I take time … Continue reading Timberwolves Europe 2013, Kassel to Halle, 9 May.

Timberwolves Europe 2013, WWII Footsteps from Koln to Kassel. 8 May sampler.

[Categories: TRAVEL, PHOTOGRAPHY, EUROPE, WWII] (See previous posts for what this tour is about.) (As always, click on photos to enlarge or play movie.) Mostly a driving day, with stops along the way. Beautiful green rolling hills and pristine old towns you wouldn't see in 'normal' sightseeing. These videos don't show much of the countryside … Continue reading Timberwolves Europe 2013, WWII Footsteps from Koln to Kassel. 8 May sampler.

Timberwolves Europe 2013, Margraten NL and Henri-Chapelle BE American Military Cemeteries. 6 May. Part III.

[Categories: TRAVEL, PHOTOGRAPHY, EUROPE, WWII] (See previous posts for what this tour is about.) (As always, click on photos to enlarge or play movie.) Sunday afternoon 6 May we pay our respects at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery. There are 7,992 American soldiers buried here. We are greeted and have a wreath-laying ceremony. . Nathalie, Janine, and … Continue reading Timberwolves Europe 2013, Margraten NL and Henri-Chapelle BE American Military Cemeteries. 6 May. Part III.

Timberwolves Europe 2013, Margraten NL and Henri-Chapelle BE American Military Cemeteries. 6 May. Part II.

[Categories: TRAVEL, PHOTOGRAPHY, EUROPE, WWII] (See previous posts for what this tour is about.) (As always, click on photos to enlarge or play movie.) Sunday we continue to the Remembrance Museum in Belgium operated by the M&Ms (Mathilde and Marcel Schmidt) and the Henri-Chapelle American Military Cemetery in Belgium. The Remembrance Museum is another outstanding … Continue reading Timberwolves Europe 2013, Margraten NL and Henri-Chapelle BE American Military Cemeteries. 6 May. Part II.

Timberwolves Europe 2013, Margraten NL and Henri-Chapelle BE American Military Cemeteries. 6 May. Part I.

[Categories: TRAVEL, PHOTOGRAPHY, EUROPE, WWII] (See previous posts for what this tour is about.) (As always, click on photos to enlarge or play movie.) Following is the wreath-laying in Zundert I missed Saturday 4 May between the museum in Aachtmal and the new plaque unveiling in Etten-Leur. Sorry! Our excellent bugler Kevin Valentijn who honored … Continue reading Timberwolves Europe 2013, Margraten NL and Henri-Chapelle BE American Military Cemeteries. 6 May. Part I.

Timberwolves Europe 2013, WWII Footsteps from Aachen to Koln. 7 May sampler.

[Categories: TRAVEL, PHOTOGRAPHY, EUROPE, WWII] (See previous posts for what this tour is about.) (As always, click on photos to enlarge or play movie.) I'm still wayyyy behind in blogging . On tour from 8:30am to 6:30pm today. (We didn’t miss any meals though. I have my priorities.) Here is a sampler for today. Shaky … Continue reading Timberwolves Europe 2013, WWII Footsteps from Aachen to Koln. 7 May sampler.

Timberwolves Europe 2013, Margraten NL and Henri-Chapelle BE American Military Cemeteries. 6 May sampler.

[Categories: TRAVEL, PHOTOGRAPHY, EUROPE, WWII] [UPDATE 7 MAY. Refresh page if videos don't display. 'Shaky' videos reloaded for better resolution.] (See previous posts for what this tour is about.) (As always, click on photos to enlarge or play movie.) OOOPS! Wayyyy behind in blogging today. On tour from 8am to 10pm. (We didn't miss any … Continue reading Timberwolves Europe 2013, Margraten NL and Henri-Chapelle BE American Military Cemeteries. 6 May sampler.

Timberwolves Europe 2013, Footsteps in Zundert, Aachtmaal, Etten, and Leur, NL. 5 May.

[Categories: TRAVEL, PHOTOGRAPHY, EUROPE, WWII] (See previous posts for what this tour is about.) (As always, click on photos to enlarge or play movie.) Today is a 'simpler' day than Dutch Remembrance Day. We do a driving tour past many battlefields of the 104th Infantry Division in Southern Holland. The farm land is flat, as … Continue reading Timberwolves Europe 2013, Footsteps in Zundert, Aachtmaal, Etten, and Leur, NL. 5 May.

Timberwolves Europe 2013, Dutch Remembrance Day, 4 May. Part II.

[Categories: TRAVEL, PHOTOGRAPHY, EUROPE, WWII] (See previous posts for what this tour is about.) (As always, click on photos to enlarge or play movie.) Continuing with Saturday's activity, we leave the Polar Bears reception about 4:30pm and go to 't Sandt (The Sand), the community center of Standaarbuiten. We have yet another great dinner prepared … Continue reading Timberwolves Europe 2013, Dutch Remembrance Day, 4 May. Part II.

Timberwolves Europe 2013, On The Road to Breda, 3 May.

[Categories: TRAVEL, PHOTOGRAPHY, EUROPE, WWII] (See previous posts on what this tour is about.) Today we depart Amsterdam for Breda, NL. Pictures say it all else it would take a book to describe just this one day. (Click on photos to enlarge or play.) You're either on the bus or off the bus. A little … Continue reading Timberwolves Europe 2013, On The Road to Breda, 3 May.

Timberwolves Europe 2013: Early arrival, Anne Frank, Meet and Greet. 2 May.

[Categories: TRAVEL, PHOTOGRAPHY, EUROPE, WWII] M'lady and I depart and thus arrive 1 day early for the Timberwolves tour explained in my previous post. Colorado sunrise on departure day Tue. 30 Apr: (Taken with my iPhone5 while letting the dog out in the back yard. Click on photos to enlarge.) One can never have too … Continue reading Timberwolves Europe 2013: Early arrival, Anne Frank, Meet and Greet. 2 May.