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We drove on through the seaside to see some more of the D-Day beaches...namely Sword and Juno. Very moving and hard to imagine the bloodshed occurring on the beaches and peaceful villages. Where reading memorials and looking at the first house captured from the Germans by the Canadians and when on French Gentlemen rode past, stopped and in his broken English explained he was there and saw the armada come in. He is ...
For the first time since leaving Nice we decided not to book accommodation and see where we ended up as we drove further west towards to Atlantic coast. It was interesting as we saw some great places to stay but, as one does, kept driving a little further. Finally, we made the decision to stay in Mayenne, which is a relatively large town, but when we got there, they were having their annual celebration with their three other sister cities and there was not a spare room in the ...
... ring a number to get the code to let us in. The hotel was in a beautiful setting on the river Mayenne, so we walked along the riverbank to a restaurant which proved to be more expensive than planned.
I made another ordering mistake, getting a plate of veal kidneys, when I was expecting a serving of veal.
Still, we dined well here and had an early(ish) night. Tomorrow was to be the hardest day of all and we needed all the rest we could ...
Today we started our 4 day trip to Le Mans and back.
We got started at 11am local time having disembarked from the Jersey to St.Malo ferry.
We had lunch in Pontorson and one or two coffee breaks along the way.
We got to Ernee and out hotel at around 7pm French time, exhausted. About 75 miles covered today.
The hotel had messed up our room booking but they managed to put us all in one room. We went out to try and buy some food ...
... day cooking while we had been out sightseeing. All courses were served with matching beautiful wines. What we thought would be a simple Sunday night meal turned out to be yet another feast. Thank you Nelly!
Carole then entertained us by playing the clarinet before we viewed the photos of their trip to Oz earlier in the year when we hosted them as Couchsurfers.
Another late night and another lovely day with great company and hospitality.