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We put in a coffee stop on the D562 at a place called St Remy. Nothing spectacular there but that was a welcome change after yesterday.
The rain had just stopped and things started to brighten up.
The riding was totally different now the roads had started to dry.
Now to get to Le Havre you have to cross the River Seine at some point. ...
"Soldiers, Sailors, and Airmen of the Allied Expeditionary Force,
You are about to embark upon the Great Crusade, toward which we have striven these many months. The eyes of the world are upon you. The hopes and prayers of liberty-loving people everywhere march with you. In company with our brave Allies and brothers-in-arms on other Fronts, you will bring about the destruction of the German war machine, the elimination of Nazi tyranny over ...
... Got on bike, used paper gps to navigate from Bayeux to Arromanches-les-Bains. During D-Day, this was one of the primary focuses of Gold Beach, one of the two British landing zones. The british set up an artificial port (Mulberry harbor) at the city (as they didn't have time to wait for the liberation of nearby french cities like Le Havre or Cherbourg with deeper ports to unload all of their vehicles, troops, supplies). Remains of this port are still ...
... up returning at 4:00, and not having eaten since 9:00 that morning, were quite famished. We decided that it would be better for us to just make one large meal, I think we called it 'lupper' at 4:30.
The remainder of the once again sunny evening was spent in the sun and in the pool reading and then we were invited over to the main Château of our hostess where we received a tour of the house, chapel and ...
... nearly enough. I felt miserable, so I didn't want to mess with it at this point. We took off toward Omaha Beach. We were hunting for a cool bottle to put beach sand in. Couldn't find what we were looking for, so we drove back to a shop we stopped at on our shore excursion in Arromaunches. Success! Found what we're looking for. Now dropped Donna back off at Subway to get us dinner while I circled the block. Finally dinner in the room, and off to bed by 9:00 ...
Other places to stay in Cabourg
Avenue Michel d'Ornano, Cabourg | 4 star hotelfrom $133
Les Jardins du Casino, Cabourg | 4 star hotelfrom $253
Avenue du President Coty, Cabourg | 3 star hotelfrom $117
Avenue de la Marne, Cabourg | 2 star hotelfrom $118
11 Avenue Jean Mermoz, Cabourg | 3 star hotelfrom $137
Avenue Michel d'Ornano, Cabourg | 2 star hotelfrom $96
33 Avenue du General Leclerc, Cabourg | Hotelfrom $110
4, avenue Alfred Piat, Cabourg | Hotelfrom $91
24, avenue du General Leclerc, Cabourg | 2 star hotelfrom $94
5 avenue du General Leclerc, Cabourg | Hotelfrom $63