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... I also grabbed a little bottle of French Champagne to cheers my birthday friends. After shopping we headed to Longues Sur Mer which is where the 4 big guns are left from the Normandie landings, part of the Atlantic Wall built by Hitler as a last line of defence against the Allies. Quite a sight to behold. Next we headed to Colleville where the American Cemetery is located. What a sombre time. There are just over 9,000 graves at this site and it ...
... looks huge and this is just a strip of sand however at low tide, the beach literally goes out for miles, it was high tide today when we arrived. We took a walk and read the plaques and memorials. I had a moment on the shore on a bench to myself and tried to imagine the horror and carnage of the day and for the life of me, I found it so hard to grasp. The beach and surrounds are just beautiful and peaceful ...
... accommodate monks and
pilgrims who flocked to the abbey. The pilgrimage never stopped, even
when the abbey was in English hands during the Hundred Year's War. The
Monks of Mont St-Michel were revered for their copying skills before
the printing press was widely in use.
The Romanesque Choir was rebuilt in the popular Gothic ...
... and it is going along nicely! Tune into Msnbc (we saw their tent!) for that show! Hint hint, if you don't record it Mom, I will be upset. After the cemetery, I decided to lighten to mood by going to play in some bunkers! It was fun!! They aren't as adventurous as me so I did a lot of the risk taking and stepping in water and through mud. More importantly, I was the only one who did NOT fall! Nick got a perfect 10/10 on his fall as he was walking down to a ...
... nice and beautiful there, and also it has an amazing view of the sea on the northern side of the cemetery.
(The photos were taken with a 8 Megapixel iPhone 4S camera, a 16 Megapixel Samsung Camera ST 72 and a 9 Megapixel Lumix camera)
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