Hotel Du Golf Saint Omer
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Today we drove from Amsterdam to Calais to catch the Channel ferry to Dover. Took less than 2 hours and was a much better experience than the Greek ferry from Ancona to Patras. For a ferry, it was very well appointed ship. Not a bad day when you consider we covered or crossed 4 countries, Netherlands, Belgium, France and ...
... saved the washing till today. I wasn't feeling real flash yesterday and today I have woken with a cold and sore throat. Just as well Margaret bought us over some cold and flu tablets. We went for a walk into town and around. We found a shop called 'Dynamite' which sold lots of interesting things even fire works. We found some ready made fly screens, we just have to adapt them to fit Winston. The shops shut at ...
... nearest Carrefour Hypermarket in the hope that they carried sim cards with pre-installed maps - of course they didn't! The best we could come up with was a paper map of France. Having opened it Lance realised how (relatively) close we were to his friends, Bart and Chrissie. So the decision was made to head there.
... at Jurvey and Jon-val-jon We had the odd argument, as he wants to eat sweets 24x7 and play on his PSP, phone, iPod but we get through that.
We passed over some amazing country side about 200 miles south of Calais, real agricultural land. The sky had big fluffy white clouds (think the Orb track by the same name) and the fields were a massive patchwork quilt of colours. The farmers were making hay and we both wanted to stop and take some pictures, but we couldn’t. I was ...
... so we had our lunch and they had theres later at 1.30 when they got back. We spent the afternoon trying to get the overdrive to work easyer, we will soon find out in the morning when we hit the moterways. Rosemary was left to cook the Turkey Stew and very nice it was. We had a talk about our route then and it was decided that we should keep to the Toll Roads to get some mileage under our belts. We had a film the which didn't finish till ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking