Comfort Hotel Astoria
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... woman behind me, who has her husband in tow, speaks English and helps facilitate the transaction so I buy round trip tickets for 30€. Ferry is to depart at 11AM. It arrives and we board. Pretty cool. Not too many people walked on. The crossing is only 1 hour and 30 minutes. Beautiful day, sunny. But windy. So begins the trek. We walk off the ferry and I start navigating myself towards the walking path that takes you north. Take a few photos of the pretty village and ...
... to use debit. Finally it started pumping, but of course didn't fill the tank. Went inside to grab something, maybe to eat, but only got water. Then it started hailing. I stayed under the safety of the gas station roof until it let up. Brrrrrr. It's cold. Forgot to mention all the tolls I had to pay, like 5, 6 euros a piece. WTF, I've never seen such a thing. How'd I end up on a toll road? Continued to drive most of the day only stopping to take a whiz once/eat an apple and then ...
I've really enjoyed watching French television during my trip, especially the channel Arte. Today, a program on one of my earliest passions, paleoanthropology, featuring none other than Richard Leakey. My Mom was kind enough to drive me to hear him lecture in Buffalo, NY when I was ...
... Now clearly a tourist site with many french tourists taking advantage of the long weekend to visit without the hoards of Poms.
A picturesque stop and a break from inland visits, the remainder of the trip in France will follow the coast.
... in WW II when they occupied France. They are still there, and I am presuming that their present role is to as an anchorage for large yachts.
The Germans had occupied all the countries on the Atlantic, English Channel and North Sea of Europe and constructed defences in strategic sites along that long coast line. One can still see the gun emplacements on the cliffs of Brittany, Bordeaux and Normandy. It is still frightening to see and think ...