Saturday, April 2nd, 2016

 

Chasing Shadows Of The Old Citadel Of Diest

The unrepeatable smell of thousands of old red bricks is the first thing to hit visitors as they walk into the gates of the old Citadel of Diest. The fragrance of rust. A scent of history. Among the dim corridors of the old citadel, other sensory details emerge – and it is easy to imagine the dancing, circling shadows of thousands of people who inhabited the citadel almost 200 years ago. The Citadel of Diest as a Strategic Defense Post The site’s geography made it a prime location for theRead More