Travel Blogs from Wimereux, France

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Côte d’Opal, Wimereux, France travel blog

Côte d’Opal

A travel blog entry by megs-anoop

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... , we learned that Wimereux and Boulougne-s-Mer formed an important hospital centre from 1914 to 1918. The medical units at Wimereux used the existing communal cemetery, with the south-eastern half set aside for the Commonwealth graves. We noticed that the ...

PostScript, Wimereux, France travel blog

PostScript

A travel blog entry by gerryanddavid

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Wow! That wasn't just 'beaucoup de vent' it was a full scale storm. Monty was rockin and rollin for a good few hours. At one time it felt like he was lifting and moving sideways - he wasn't but it felt fairly intense. The storm passed over and the wind ...

Last night in France, Wimereux, France travel blog

Last night in France

A travel blog entry by gerryanddavid

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We left Fecamp mid morning - the clouds were dark and blowing in off the sea. Just over 200km to our destination, Wimereux. The camp site here is quirky. It has a red Indian theme. The French are so non-PC! We've been here before and it is close enough ...

First Night Mainland Europe..., Wimereux, France travel blog

First Night Mainland Europe...

A travel blog entry by downer

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... , both totally exhausted for our first night in France. On a campsite in Wimereaux Town Lovely place, took stroll last night and actually found some places open in France on a Sunday evening, amazing... Woken Monday morning feeling excited and ...

Brugge, Belgium to Wimereux, France 111 miles, Wimereux, France travel blog

Brugge, Belgium to Wimereux, France 111 miles

A travel blog entry by charles.daggett

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We left Brugge and headed to Neiuwport and spent the next 29 miles on the road and then a canal. It rained on and off. Our next day took us from Neiuwport to Dunkerque, a total of 24 miles. The weather remained cloudy. The campground had internet ...

The start of the trip, Wimereux, France travel blog

The start of the trip

A travel blog entry by gerryanddavid

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... immobiliser. That took some minutes to sort having to wait for one of the breakdown thingys to arrive. So off down the road to Wimereux. We knew where the campsite was as we had used it with the hired motorhome. The only question was - could we get Monty ...

Northern France, Wimereux, France travel blog

Northern France

A travel blog entry by goontack

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... has his back turned on England. Apparently on the other side in England there is another statue of someone keeping their eye on France. Wimereux is was also involved in both wars. most specifically the second world war. Germans set up base here with the ...

Feb 04, 2014, Wimereux, France travel blog

Feb 04, 2014

A travel blog entry by clarecy

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The first time on a campsite since I was a teenage, Wimereux, France travel blog

The first time on a campsite since I was a teenage

A travel blog entry by gerryanddavid

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So we poddled along from Canterbury to Dover this morning. We caught the 1230 ferry and sat for 3 hours whilst it fought its way through the weather in the English Channel. The food on board DFDS is not to be recommended. Having arrived and got offloaded ...

Nord Pas De Calais, Wimereux, France travel blog

Nord Pas De Calais

A travel blog entry by goontack

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... that I later learned was a record for the that time of the year for some time. The locals and tourists flocked to Wimereux beach and enjoyed any water sports and tanning. I enjoyed playing soccer with Anna's brother Ben; Watching their cat jump high ...

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