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I actually forgot until I went out to dinner tonight and saw all the cute kids dressed up. From what I was told, Halloween isn't a bit deal in France but from what I see, it sure seems to be a major holiday.
Today I was in Lille, France which no one has heard of and yet, it’s a giant city. Its center reminded me a lot of Ashland where it has great little shops, neat stone ...
... has started, its almost dark, and its started to rain... just to add insult to injury.
Theres no good places to wild camp, so we headed to the next camp site. ..
It was closed for the winter.
By now its raining properly, its dark, cold, we're hungry, and have no wine.
The only solution. ..sleep in the closed campsites trash container house. At least its dryish.
Im over this day.
... with auto and GPS for free. BONUS. Off we go driving on the right side of the road. Roundabouts are interesting because you go around the anti clockwise which doesn't sound a big deal until you have to change 37 years of doing it one way. We set the GPS to take us to Ypres in Belgium with no freeways, highways or toll roads. Once we get out of Lille, we are out in the French countryside which is beautiful. Driving along and We see this big river with big cruise ...
... deep mine crater or even worse on top of an undetonated WWI era explosive. Electrified fences and signs mark the places where it is unsafe to walk, and sheep are used to trim the grass since they happen across an unexploded shell, the farmer eats lamb for dinner.
After our visit to the Grange tunnel, the preserved trenches and the Vimy Visitor Centre, we walked up to the actual monument. Standing atop the highest point of the ridge, the ...
... another motorist gazoline is diesel (well so far it has worked) - similar to a refill at Costco, a credit card at the pump then fill and it gives a receipt - no one in attendance. We also were clever in getting our host to read the French instruction manual to know how to undo the cap!! A 30 minute drive along the highway and we were at Fromelles, where we visited the new WWI museum at Pheasant Wood, then the Cobber statue and bunker remnants, then VC Corner. This ...