STORIES TAGGED: monument

  • Category: Other

    The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Ottawa

    Canada showed the world what courage is

  • Category: Culture

    Visiting Vimy Ridge with my family

    Vimy’s uniqueness is not about the monument; it is a place that draws hearts and minds

  • Category: Travel

    Standing on the hallowed ground of Vimy Ridge

    It felt so damn good to be a Canadian standing on that extraordinarily lonely piece of ground

  • Category: Other

    When I visited Vimy Ridge

    It must be statutory to keep that part of France Canadian for our children

  • Category: Travel

    Standing on the Vimy Ridge monument

    Standing there before the monument, about which I had known since I was a child, was nerve tingling

  • Category: Travel

    Visiting the Vimy Ridge Monument in person

    No picture could truly prepare us for the grandeur of Vimy

  • Category: Travel

    Visiting the Vimy Memorial

    Before that victory, they defined themselves by country of origin; afterwards, as Canadian

  • Category: Other

    Standing on Vimy Ridge

    So many Canadians gave their lives on those plains to give me the life that I live today.

  • Category: Travel

    Visiting the Vimy Ridge Memorial in France

    It is the most peaceful, serene place I have ever been.

  • Category: Travel

    A visit to the Vimy Ridge Memorial 12 years ago

    It dawned on me that I was very privileged to be here at the most Canadian place on earth

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