La Tour Louise

4 rue Tardif, Bayeux, Basse-Normandie, Normandy, 14400, France | Hotel
Prices starting from $90.00
 

Travel Blogs from Bayeux

Homeward bound

A travel blog entry by startrailers

Its our last day.Up at 5.30 We moved pitch last night, so we're on the main drive up to the chateau, so that we don't disturb anyone when we drive off.
Arrive at Ouistreham in good time and have our breakfast, while waiting in the ferry queue.
Its high tide and windy, so the ...

On yer Bike!

A travel blog entry by startrailers

28

We woke to blue- ish skies, or at least enough blue to make a pair of sailor's trousers - a good omen. After a lazy breakfast we went for a walk along the beach. The first thing we noticed was the number of tractors on the beach. ...

Old tapestries, new experiences

A travel blog entry by iboersma

9

... the Norman conquest of England. Who created the tapestry is still up for debate, but it is known that it was created in the 1070's, just a handful of years after the Conquest itself. It's really a fascinating piece of historical art and was created in chronological fashion so by viewing it from left to right, you get the entire history. If you ever make it to Bayeux, I really recommend you take the time to see ...

D-Day Minus Thirty (A Dennis Post)

A travel blog entry by bakkepackers

58

... interview with a 94-year-old D-Day veteran being filmed at the cemetery, which was really moving to see). The cemetery was very pretty with its rows of white crosses overlooking the beach and ocean, and also very sobering to see, especially when you consider that the cemetery hold less than half of Americans killed in the Normandy campaign.

We also went to Pointe-du-Hoc, an area on top of a cliff between Omaha and Utah ...

The D-Day Beaches.

A travel blog entry by erinkats

9

... as could fit. We watched a video first that showed pictures and told stories of several different soldiers at D-Day. There were interviews with family members that formed a bridge from the story into reality. After the movie, we slowly walked through the center reading all the informational plaques and marveling at the distance between the technology used then and what's available now. The last room before the exit is the most touching of the center. It ...

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