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... maintained. It overlooks Omaha beach and as the tide was out I got a better idea of what took place on 6 June 1944. It is obvious the Americans hold their war dead in such high esteem, the grounds are pristine and there is not a thing out of place. If you could call a graveyard beautiful, then this place is beautiful. Time for a pit stop back at our apple orchard again for the night before we head to Le Mont St Michel tomorrow. It was a wonderful ...
... looks huge and this is just a strip of sand however at low tide, the beach literally goes out for miles, it was high tide today when we arrived. We took a walk and read the plaques and memorials. I had a moment on the shore on a bench to myself and tried to imagine the horror and carnage of the day and for the life of me, I found it so hard to grasp. The beach and surrounds are just beautiful and peaceful ...
... on the sands looking at the mountainous hills was life changing. Just thinking of every little spot on the hills by the beach being covered in barbed-wire and imagining Germans ready to attack personally scared me. After Omaha, we ate lunch at a little sandwich shop in a small Normandy town, then we headed to the D-Day museum. This was my personal favorite part of the day, and my favorite part of the entire trip. The musuem was filled with WWII ...
... it was actually a 20 minute walk (I googled mapped it on my ancient computer last night). My first mission was to find a place for wifi or a SIM card. I detected a mall 100 meters from my base and ventured there. Finally, things were looking up. I found wifi! Wifi is essential because I could tell my parents that I was safe and I could google directions. As commanding officer of my one man Americain army, I decided the mall would be be my new base. I also had to ...
Hey everybody, I know I have been MIA for a while, but not for lack of love for you all. Just super busy traveling and studying. I had bunches of exams and have more coming up. But I am taking time out to do something fun for myself and hopefully for you as well. lol! So I am going to start with the oldest trip that has not yet been blogged- and that would be The D- Day Beaches.
Going to the D-Day beaches was very special for me since my both ...