Hotel Des Falaises
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Today, Josh and I took a 3 hour journey, by train and bus, to visit Normandy.
Obviously today was a bit more sombre than previous days of our Paris holiday. We both really wanted to see Normandy, and it was definitely worth the long trip.
We expected to see Canadian memorials at Juno beach, but what really caught us off guard was driving by just regular city parks, and seeing Canadian flags flying ...
... was worth waiting for, we also had a very amusing waiter, he was like a whirling dervish in the tiny spaces between tables.
Our interest was caught at one point by a riderless horse cantering along the beach. We did see another lone rider going in the same direction and later came back with the riderless horse.
Lunch over, we visited the Paleospace Dinosaures de Normandie. We got the audio devices and went all the ...
... use on Friday at a regional historical society meeting. I had to take some pictures around the museum for it, so there will be lots of my pictures on display! While touring around the museum and taking pictures I snapped a quick one of the bottles of Moosehead that you can buy at the gift shop. It is right under the pancake mix, maple syrup and cranberries. (All things you can’t get ...
... Boy what a day it was!
The uniform issue was a nightmare. I think I have already mentioned in a previous blog that the uniforms were a very small cut and most of the officials that arrived for the first week of the games had to upsize. We were told that we could use some to the allocation for the Jumping officials as there would be some more available for the second week.
This information was coming from one of the coordinators that ...
... les-Bains, a little town to the east of Port-en-Bessin. Arromanches-les-Bains is situated right on Juno Beach, which was the beach landing place for the Canadian military forces during D-Day. It also happened to be one of two places the Allied forces decided would be ideal for building an artificial port to ensure food, vehicles and supplies could be delivered to the fighting forces post D-Day. The Allies ...