Manoir De La Riviere Bed and Breakfast

, Gefosse-Fontenay, Calvados, Basse-Normandie, Normandy, 14230, France | B&B
 

Travel Blogs from Gefosse-Fontenay

Homeward bound

A travel blog entry by startrailers

... swelling up and down nicely!
Find seats in a 'free' lounge and settle down to catch up on our sleep.
We'll soon be home, after almost 5000 miles.
Then it will be tackling a MH full of dirty washing, over 2 months post and the accounts to find out how much all this has ...

Vauban fort, Phare away

A travel blog entry by startrailers

33

... br> At the end of the seawall was....... a Vauban fort. We 'collect' Vauban forts - like the one in Elvas in Portugal, and those we have been to at Villefranche le Conflent and Mont-Louis in France.
At St-V-La-H there is a matching Vauban fort on an island at the other side of the harbour entrance It was a lovely walk around the ...

On yer Bike!

A travel blog entry by startrailers

28

... Utah is a very long beach and the campsite is at the far western end - the memorial and visitor centre are 7kms away!
So we decided to have an early lunch and cycle along to the memorial. By the time we left it had ...

The Longest Day

A travel blog entry by abryan124

16

... disguised many of the batteries as houses or other farms in order to hide them from bombers. Usually, it worked and they had some pictures and it was funny to see them paint a window, a cat, and flowers right next to a big artillery piece. I then made my way to St Mere Eglise where they are having a Memorial Parade and various other activities today. I thought the parade started at 3 so I got there early to make sure I had a decent parking space but then it turns ...

Juno Beach

A travel blog entry by amcleod56

17

... someone who lived through the events of 1944. Garth Webb was 26 years old when he landed on the beach at Bernier sur Mer and, with 20 men from the 14th Field regiment RCA saw his first battle in a field about 2 kms from the beach. We stood on the edge of that field as Kevin told us his story...how in the space of 2 minutes he saw 8 men killed and 2 priests ( self propelled anti-artillery guns) blown up. The Juno Beach Centre was Garth Webb's ...

Location

This B&B, located on , Gefosse-Fontenay, is near Pointe du Hoc, Utah Beach, Utah Beach D-Day Museum, and Maisy Battery.
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