Domaine de l'Hostreiere
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
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TravelPod Member ReviewsDomaine de l'Hostreiere Colleville-sur-Mer
Our stay was wonderful and we were surprised to have our own little chalet room. It was large and beautifully appointed and central to everything. I'd recommend it to anyone looking for a place in this area.
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... I also grabbed a little bottle of French Champagne to cheers my birthday friends. After shopping we headed to Longues Sur Mer which is where the 4 big guns are left from the Normandie landings, part of the Atlantic Wall built by Hitler as a last line of defence against the Allies. Quite a sight to behold. Next we headed to Colleville where the American Cemetery is located. What a sombre time. There are just over 9,000 graves at this site and it ...
... and supplies from ship to shore, an amazing feat given the circumstances and timeframe. Unfortunately the weather was really not on our side today and it started to rain, so we jumped back in Fifi and sought out the nearest camping place and tonight we live like kings and queens, we have showers, toilets, electricity and wifi. Doesn't get better than that. Tomorrow we are headed for Utah Beach so will post more from ...
Today was such a sad day yet a joyous one as I said goodbye to my French family and joined me lads. We talked over breakfast my plans and everything and I would have gotten a picture with them but one of the kids had a school emergency so they had to leave! I still have their airbnb picture though! I drove to the train station to pick up me lads and after a few attempts to get into the parking area, I succeeded and found them! It feels great to speak English the ...
12 Aug 2013
"He died for his country" is a phrase often heard or spoken, and I suppose if a soldier dies while fighting on his or hers own soil, it would have a literal meaning.
At Omaha beach where we relaxed and enjoyed a cup of coffee a few days ago there is a large American cemetery covering 172 acres (70 ha) containing 9387 American ...
... but I have a feeling that there is. Next we got on the bus and drive about 30 minutes to the Normandy American Cemetery Memorial. This Memorial is actually American land that was given to the US by the French after World War II. It is one of the 14 permanent American World War II military cemeteries on foreign soil. We first went into the memorial where we saw numerous videos, quotes and were able to read personal stories of soldiers who died. After ...