Author Archives: mwehle

Rom

St. Peter’s from Castel Sant’Angelo

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Le due torri

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Venezia

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Unter Thal

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Cultural heritage, brought to you by …

Asian tourists take each other’s photos in front of European cultural icons, the Austrian chancellor, Bavarian politicians at all levels seem quite concerned with protecting their respective cultures from encroachment. How well do we all understand the extent to which … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Value of Freedom

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Austerlitz

This was Alexander I’s position. The cairn was built on the 100th anniversary of the battle.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Auschwitz

Each of these sites is really quite different from the others. Here I stood in line to receive a time-stamped ticket. I now wait 45 minutes to stand in line for my allotted entrance time. For hours this morning I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Auschwitz II – Birkenau

Dynamited gas chambers and crematoria The ponds are filled with ashes of the murdered.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Płaszów

Apartment buildings directly across the street – the sign above is in this photo to the right. These are the monuments I am especially drawn to. These men and women chose to fight. When survivors who are interviewed are surprised … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment