A Bridge Too Far

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A Bridge Too Far

Post by housil » Sat Mar 21, 2020 5:00 pm

I had two weeks off so we spent the first sunny days with mountain biking
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before heading to the Netherlands to see the bridge from Arnhem you (may) know from the movie "A Bridge Too Far"


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too bad that corona shut down kicked in while being there, but I never travel unprepared ;-)
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Dinner in the hotel room from MREs
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Lunch in the trunk
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Luck us, one museum was still open https://www.arnhemsoorlogsmuseum.com/ and we could see their amazing collection like
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Hitlers sofa!

Another place I want to see was "Hotel Hartenstein" https://www.airbornemuseum.nl/de/home?g ... UREALw_wcB, where the British troops had their HQ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Airborne_ ... enstein%27.
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I definitely come again when all the museum are back open

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Re: A Bridge Too Far

Post by housil » Sat Mar 21, 2020 5:03 pm

We also did a little trip to Amsterdam, but all stores, restaurants etc were closed
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so we drove to the "beach" to see that castle


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Post by koreyyy1 » Sat Mar 21, 2020 6:34 pm

looks lovely!
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Re: A Bridge Too Far

Post by RGoodellSr » Sat Mar 21, 2020 7:25 pm

Excellent adventure!
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Re: A Bridge Too Far

Post by norge » Sun Mar 22, 2020 3:30 am

nice trip but no snow ??
this from our weekend trip to the cabin
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cheers ken :D

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Re: A Bridge Too Far

Post by housil » Sun Mar 22, 2020 5:49 am

norge wrote:
Sun Mar 22, 2020 3:30 am
nice trip but no snow ??
Nope,
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no snow so far... :mrgreen:

You guys "up there" kept it all for you :wink:

(No trips to anywhere, we have a corona curfew)

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Re: A Bridge Too Far

Post by norge » Sun Mar 22, 2020 1:43 pm

Housil i can pack up a box and ship to you :lol:
cheers ken

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