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johnhp702 wrote a review Jan 2020
Derby, United Kingdom14,881 contributions1,456 helpful votes
Whenever I am travelling I always make time to give thanks to those people who had the courage and bravery to stand up and fight for what they believed to be right and to make the world a better place for us all, this memorial is worth a few minutes of anyone's time.
Date of experience: January 2020
Alimac wrote a review Jun 2019
Ashtead, United Kingdom198 contributions85 helpful votes
A very simple and moving memorial, which deserves half an hour of anyone's time. Right on the lake front, and no charge.
Date of experience: April 2019
AlbertSalichs wrote a review Jun 2019
Manresa, Spain7,667 contributions680 helpful votes
Monumento a la Resistenza Europea is a monument, which remember the fight about fascism in Europe and obviously in Italy. It is located in the lakeside in Como, near Templo Voltiano. Here you can go up and see the monument and read some last words of people of different countries, which were shot by fascists. A place to not forget the past of Europe.…
Date of experience: May 2019
Jan G wrote a review Mar 2019
Exeter, United Kingdom218 contributions87 helpful votes
I was intrigued by the shape of this and then I read the plaques to discover it was a monument to the peoples of Europe who had faced occupation by the Nazis and transported to camps etc. It made very moving reading and I was so glad I stiopped to find out what it was about.
Date of experience: March 2019
bonsi7 wrote a review Jun 2018
Antwerp, Belgium492 contributions112 helpful votes
This is a monument to resistance fighters and others who were murdered in WW2. Personal last thoughts in script letters on bronze translated into several languages nearby. In addition there are staircases leading nowhere of which each step is steeper than the previous one. Take your kids and explain its meaning to them. Don't be ashamed if they catch you crying.…
Date of experience: June 2018
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