Chateau La Cheneviere
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- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
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... is. Its all rather sobering when you see 9387 white crosses in front of you and each one represents a young man, most no older than twenty two. The monument is huge and there were lots of people here today as its the day after D-Day and many have made the trip to commemorate the day. After a wander around and a look at the museum it was enough for us and we headed along small country lanes until we got to ...
... in occupied France and surprisingly suffered little damage. We went there to go to the Musee Memorial de la Bataille de Normandie and the Cimetiere Militaire Britannique (where there are 5,000 graves from WWII). There are so many museums along this coast it was hard to choose which one to go to but this seemed the most general – it talked about the whole operation – whereas the smaller museums ...
... day we visited the landing beaches from the second world war. The first beach we went to was Omaha beach and it is where many American, Canadian, English and French soldiers defended Normandy against the German invasion. It was called D.Day or Operation Overlord and the battle was on 6th June 1944. We then went to Pointe Du Hoc which was a point of attack by the US soldiers who ...
We were welcomed at Camping Port'land from the moment we arrived late at night at 10 pm. We were treated so well as "Family Clarke". We enjoyed all the facilities including ping pong, indoor pool and the bouncy castle. It was situated near the village of Port-en-Bessin, a cute fishing village. It reminded us of the east coast. From here we were able to visit the Juno Beach Centre, a museum on Canada's role in WW II. ...
... with pictures and films showing various stories of people who lost their lives during the campaigns and they are extremely moving. Once outside and walking the pathways you look down at the rows and rows of white grave stones and realize how destructive the war in Europe was.
Bayeux is also home to the Bayeux Tapestry. The 70 meter tapestry depicts the Norman conquest of England in 1066 which ended with William the Conqueror as the King of ...