In May 2008, Andreas Ludwig and I used a prolonged weekend to visit the Bridge of Remagen.
After the destruction on March 17th, 1945, the Ludendorff Bridge was never rebuilt but remained as a memorial. Today, the bridge towers at Remagen (on the left bank of the Rhine) house a famous war museum, telling the story of the Remagen bridge. On the opposite bank, high above the medieval town Erpel, the volcanic basaltic rock "Erpeler Ley" offers a great overview of the Rhine valley, the… Continue
Posted on May 27, 2008 at 9:00am — 8 Comments