Friday Photo: Arromanches-les-Bains, France

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This is a beautiful little town on the coast off Normandy that I knew so little about before having visited here.  This is the town of Arromanches where much of the landing of the D-Day invasion was centered around.  I found it particularly fascinating with the museum here about the harbors they had built quickly after the invasion to … [Read more...]

Friday Photo: Omaha Beach

Omaha Beach -- Normandy, France

There is something about this place as you stand there gazing out at the ocean and behind you to the cliffs.  It's hard to truly imagine that this is the scene of one of bloodiest D-Day Assaults.  I mean you know the stories and such but it is truly astonishing to think about the men who stormed the beach that day. … [Read more...]