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Normandy was really worth a visit. We had a great guide who took George under her wing and asked him lots of questions, some of which he knew the answers to so he was stoked. We spent the morning at the war museum where the guide gave us a lot of insight into what was happening in France leading up to the war and the Normandy invasion. Pretty horrific stuff for the ...
... and the gardens are still maintained with the same plants and flowers he planted.
Back to Paris for our final dinner with the tour group in Le Bouillon Racine Restaurant, opened in 1900 and was still decorated in the original beautiful art nouveau style. Food was outstanding and the wine flowed freely! We said good-bye to our traveling companions as we would all be leaving at different times in the morning.
... be landed. Urged on by Churchill, Admiral Mountbatten was instructed to develop amphibious warfare techniques and the possibility of installing floating quays and jetties. It became apparent that OPERATION OVERLORD could not take place without artificial ports and to this end the Mulberry Harbour was born. I could go on but you've probably dozed off by now! I can't get over the fantastic feat of engineering and skill that went into designing and delivering ...
... which took it's sweet time getting to us but I was not expecting anything different! And during the entire dinner, I think the group consumed 8-10 bottles of wine. I had Eva and one of her friends help me with the menu and had them pick the best options since some of the stuff I did not know nor had heard of before tonight. When it came to ordering the food, everyone stared at me when the waitress came to me and luckily Eva ordered for me so I avoid embarrassment. But then, ...
So anyway, stay warm everybody back home. I keep seeing emails saying UoL is closed, so I know it's bad. I will write again soon and post pics to go with this post later. Must Sleep now! Lmao. Sounds weird I know, but living a second language and walking everywhere demands lots of energy! Also, am still recovering from my glutening.
Bon nuit toute la monde :)
-le travelling tricoteuse