Les Hauts de Boulogne
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It absolutely bucketed down with rain last night while we were out having our evening meal so we weren't sure what to expect this morning. We woke to cloudy skies but dry tarmac. It was fairly evident straight away (without venturing outside) that the wind had picked up significantly.
I think we were on the road by around 09:00. We found our route out of Arras without difficulty but it wasn't long before we had a storm to contend ...
... city accompanied by the carillon close up ( added to 300 steps in Amien and a pathetic 260 in Ypres ) . We tried to find the Tin Tin shop , closed , had a bit of a look at the shop selling all things Belgian , the diamond museum and by this time about 3.30 were a bit hungry so a couple of fantastic pastries and a cup of tea did the trick. The alternative was frites with mayonnaise but I was told I couldn't have it , it's the national dish the Belgians claiming the invention of ...
The second leg of Winkel to London was much the same as the
first only shorter. Our route took us along the freeways via Reims, St. Quentin
and on to Calais after which we headed South for a few kilometers to a small
coastal village called Escalles. When I say small, I mean small. Two or three
restaurants, a campsite and a road to the beach.
Of course, not ...
... and a statue by Rodin. This depicts victory as an angel trying to fly upwards by being weighted down by a dead soldier. Tonight we are going to a sound and light show depicting the battle and the hope that came from it. 14th July. Happy Bastille day. Having to leave the car park at the show by 9 a.m., we are up early. Good thing really as an alarm keeps sounding close by. We drive back through Verdun and stop to take some more photos of a group of statues we noticed as we left ...
... site nearest the TGV line for me to enjoy seeing some trains - whilst there were trains they were not intrusive being in a deep cutting by where she picked and didn't disturb our sleep, and I never actually saw one of them.
The site has a nice pool and bar area but as we were out of season it was closed (even though the site is open all year ) and an open air gym too.
We were able to walk /buggy ride into Boulogne ...