Hotel Chateau de Bellefontaine
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... stopped serving at 2. We didn't mean to but we were forced to get Maccy D's. So that's what we did! In the sunshine with a few alcoholic beverages (with annoying French kids in the background!) A lovely afternoon then we (Jon) started the prep for our final roast of the trip. An unsurprising victory! We munched in the open - making the most of the weather - then turned in for Blind Side movie before early bed for a big day ...
... a wander into town at about 9ish. We'd been told about a light show at the cathedral at "dusk" so thought we'd check it out. We strolled through the pretty town and found the cathedral, already illuminated with "freedom" in different languages on a wall. There's a tree in the courtyard (The Liberty Tree) where the show tells a sequence of stories in lit pictures. We waited and waited and the crowds grew and grew ...
... trip. Then of course, his father, Lou Marty fought here in France and in Germany in WWII.
Seeing these areas is such a treasure. The towns in Brittany and Normandy are agrarian and/or sea towns. Shops open and close at will. The food is very French. The pace is relaxed. It is just beginning to really warm up for the summer.
We had the French lunch at 2:30 with ...
... Disney castle. Even at 10 kilometers, it appears large and impressive. We got to our B&B in Beauvoir, checked in, and had an unmemorable dinner at a nearby restaurant. Rich and I made an attempt to take some pictures of the monastery before the sun set, and got a couple before we were chastised by a passing shuttle bus driver who informed us that we were illegally parked. We drove back to the restaurant, picked up Larry and Rebecca, and drove back to the B & B. ...
... still littered with bomb craters many of which are 20-30ft deep. (See pic of me standing in a crater.) Everywhere you walk there is another crater. Before reaching the end of the bluffs, you come across the most impressive bunkers and gun batteries that we have seen yet. Large impressively designed and built bunkers that housed German troops, supplies and large guns are still intact. In addition to concrete, the Germans placed thick steel on the openings ...