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VISIT: Somme American Cemetery

The Somme American Cemetery lies close to Bony, near the Aisne. It is one of the largest collections of American burials in France. It has a memorial chapel and a monumental flagpole along with over 1800 burials, marked by white marble crosses and other religious symbols. In the chapel the names of the missing lineContinue Reading “VISIT: Somme American Cemetery”

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VISIT: Lichfield Crater Cemetery

Lichfield Crater Cemetery is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery. As such, even though it is small, the site is beautifully tended with a pristine lawn. It was an ad hoc burial site during the war, with the number of burials sufficient to ensure that they were left in situ and the crater became anContinue Reading “VISIT: Lichfield Crater Cemetery”

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Travel with Medication: 6 Things You MUST Do!

  Travel with medication can be a daunting prospect. I remember my first trip with the Big Drugs. This uninitiated, anxious traveller was convinced that having pills in my bag meant that I would be pulled out of the security line. In my head, I was already being cross-examined. I checked and rechecked that myContinue Reading “Travel with Medication: 6 Things You MUST Do!”