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Washington, DC: Beyond the Memorials, Monuments, & Museums

Korean War Veterans Memorial- At whatever point you stand in the memorial, one of the soldiers will always be looking at you.

Korean War Veterans Memorial- At whatever point you stand in the memorial, one of the soldiers will always be looking at you. This was my favorite memorial in Washington, DC.

Agatha Christie Memorial, London - The memorial by BenTwiston-Davies is cleverly designed in the shape of a book, reflecting her status as one of the world's best selling authors.

Agatha Christie Memorial-my favorite autor-London - The memorial by BenTwiston-Davies is cleverly designed in the shape of a book reflecting her status as one of the world's best selling authors.

NORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY, COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, FRANCE The cemetery serves as the final resting place for many of the American soldiers who were killed in the D-Day landings in June 1944. The memorial includes a colonnade, featuring maps and information about the operations in the area, that opens to the statue The Spirit of American Youth Rising from the Waves and a serene reflecting pool. The semicircular “Wall of the Missing” pays tribute to soldiers who could not be identified. In honor…

Moving War Memorials Around the World

In honor of Memorial Day, AD surveys beautiful military tributes around the world. The cemetery serv.

Island of Tears, Minsk, Belarus. The Island of Tears, is a memorial set up in 1988 to commemorate Belarusian soldiers who died in the USSR's disastrous, 9-year war in Afghanistan (1979-1988). The centerpiece of the memorial is the chapel, with haunting figures of grieving mothers, sisters and widows at its base. (V)

Island of Tears, Minsk, Belarus. The Island of Tears, is a memorial set up in 1988 to commemorate Belarusian soldiers who died in the USSR's disastrous, war in Afghanistan

Past and present fuse in Oklahoma City, where you’ll find the legacies of Native Americans, cowboys and cattle. Things to do include visiting the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, the Oklahoma Museum of Art and the Oklahoma City National Memorial and Museum: http://www.midwestliving.com/travel/around-the-region/oklahoma-city-trip-guide

Oklahoma City Trip Guide

Things to do in OKC include visiting the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, the Oklahoma Museum of Art, and the Oklahoma City National Memorial and Museum

10 Places You Should Not Miss When In Washington DC - Infographic

10 Places You Should Not Miss When In Washington DC - Infographic

There are many myths surrounding the symbolism of the Lincoln Memorial, but it is a fact that President Lincoln’s son attended the dedication ceremo

Martinique (French West Indies), Le Diamant, the Memorial of the Anse Cafard (Cockroach Cove) symbolizing the drowning of the slaves at the time of the shipwreck of a ship in Bay - Photo : Jean-Marc Lecerf

Martinique (French West Indies), Le Diamant, the Memorial of the Anse Cafard (Cockroach Cove) symbolizing the drowning of the slaves at the time of the shipwreck of a ship in Bay - Photo : Jean-Marc Lecerf

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