Hotel De La Place
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
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... laid out on the ground. Crosses were placed in groups of five throughout the cemetery.
We drove through the town of Sainte-Marie-du-Mont and saw reenactments of some camps. We took a quick look at a statue of Dick Winters, a member of the 101st Airborne. On June 6, 1944, the 101st took control of the town of Sainte-Marie-du-Mont and it became the first French town that was freed.
Our next stop was Utah Beach, one ...
... many large Chateaux's dotted along the country side which made for very pleasant riding. Tomorrow they have a huge triathlon in Deauville and the sea swim looks rather challenging. There were white caps and rough seas so good luck to the athletes. We went strolling through a market and admired all the very fresh vegetables ...
Today was action packed! We learnt about and made our way along the 80km coast line where the d-day landings occurred in 1944. Throughout the day we saw each of the five beaches, Ohmaha, Juno, Sword, Gold and Utah, and visited bulk museums, including a 360 cinema. We also paid a visit to the Pegasus Bridge, which played a part in Operation Overlord. All in all it was fab day, but I can't wait for dinner and a good sleep :) (Also the place pinned is not ...
Well we had a relatively early morning and after tidying up and packing we caught a cab to Gare de Lyon (a delightful trip through a sleepy Sunday morning Paris) and found our way the Europcar rentals. There were lots of stroppy customers and two staff, so the day got off to a good start. Fortunately, our booking was in place and previous business seemed to make the process relatively smooth, so a short time later we ...
... up we had a little more hope of something in this country being open, that sold food that we could walk into and thaw - and there on the horizon like a mirage blurring into view was a service station sign. Haaaaaaaalleluiah, a blaze of sunshine broke though the clouds and guided us to croissants, coffee, fuel anda toilet. We sat giddy as the tingling came over our bodies, and then we thought….. now what? So, like good soldiers we got back to duty, we just rode and ...