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Sep 24, 2018 - Sedan Castle

On our last night on the road, we stayed in Sedan, the fortress city on the French-Belgian border where the final battle of the Great War was fought. At Sedan, the Allies captured the most important German rail supply line. We didn’t really have any WWI sites to tour in Sedan, but we got our final briefing at our overnight hotel, which happened to be in a castle that was first built in the 11th century. Lots of additions since then, but still...really old. Part of the castle has been converted into a 5-star hotel with an absolutely...

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