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D.C. Road Tripping - The Great Monuments

As we drove in towards our hotel in Georgetown along the Potomac River the night we arrived, everyone got excited when we saw the lit up Washington Monument in the distance, and decided that’s where we should go on our first day in D.C.   977 more words


Faith & Sam from North Carolina

Let me take you back to July 20th, 2017. I’m back in D.C. walking the streets and I see a large group of teenagers wearing bright orange shirts around the World War II Memorial. 371 more words


Washington, D.C. War Memorials

The World War II Memorial on the National Mall was dedicated in 2004, and is between the Washington Monument and the Lincoln Memorial. 273 more words

National Parks

San Francisco Unveils Memorial To World War II 'Comfort Women'

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Now 89, former World War II “comfort woman” Yongsoo Lee clutched a microphone in one hand Friday in a park outside San Francisco’s Chinatown, thrust her other clinched fist in the air, and made a vow. 373 more words


Memorial of World War II in Kazbegi (Stepantsminda)

Name: Memorial of World War II

Location: Kazbegi (Stepantsminda), Georgia

The memorial is devoted to the local soldiers, who died in the World War II. On the board it has inscribed date: 1941-1945 and names of the people. 17 more words

Peace And Conflict Monuments

D.C. After Dark

Washington D.C. is very picturesque, but when the sun sets the city makes me wish that I had a professional camera.

At night the city is beautiful, and the monuments are even more powerful. 604 more words

My Morning Coffee

Hero Square in Gori

Name: Hero Square

Location: Gori, Georgia

The square is an unique place, which unites memorials related to the different political-ideological periods. It has several “layers”. Somehow each of them contradicts to others and it’s really amazing how these conflicting ideas/messages can co-exist on the same space. 308 more words

Peace And Conflict Monuments