Chateau de Bouceel
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... caught a few words but no idea otherwise what her little stories were about. She gave us some little info cards in English, but Jonathan felt the need to buy a little book afterwards! There was an American couple as well, but mostly French visitors, old couples.
We didn't see the whole chateau, given it's still a private residence, just preserved rooms - a couple of bedrooms, lounge and dining, chapel and entrance hall, and up onto ...
... book ourselves a couple of camp sites in a town called Bourg-Achard. The following morning was spent getting our brake lights fixed, luckily we found a Citroen garage, unfortunately for us we didn't have the luxury of our Melbourne mechanic to do a good deal for us. That afternoon we drove further south and met up with Luke, Kate and the kids at Mont St Michel and camped for the ...
It had to be done, didn't it. Although John had nearly been out off by hearing about the hoardes of tourists. Of course all the aires nearby charge through the nose, we managed to find a lovely one, Aire de Beauvoir, 4 km away from the mount but linked by a cycle path. So we walked in. The Mount itself was a spectacle from afar. It was free to walk onto and around, although you could pay a silly amount to go into the dungeons and the abbey. We felt it was nice enough just to enjoy for ...
... building. But from there they had shuttle buses that took us over the causeway out to the island on which Mont St-Michel sits. We spent about three hours there exploring the village below the abbey, touring the abbey itself, and taking in the views of the surrounding bay from up high. We continued to enjoy great sunny weather with a high of about 21 degrees.
Our room at the hotel was tiny, but it did have a great view of Mont St-Michel. We intended to ...
... rental car GPS (lovingly named "Gloria" by me, though Veronica stubbornly insists on calling her "Lulu" for some reason) unfailingly guided us to our destination, though she opted for the "fast route" down the A84 highway most of the way, rather than taking the more picturesque approach we might have chosen (don't worry, we got more than our share of driving "off the beaten path" today - more on that ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking