Hotel Le Bayeux
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Its our last day.Up at 5.30 We moved pitch last night, so we're on the main drive up to the chateau, so that we don't disturb anyone when we drive off.
Arrive at Ouistreham in good time and have our breakfast, while waiting in the ferry queue.
Its high tide and windy, so the ...
... to see inside. Beautiful soaring space, slender stone columns holding aloft the vaulted stone ceiling, stained glass and hush, it was lovely. Came out and returned towards home with a detour to Balleroy. Like our trip to Combourg, we came into town and there were no signs to the chateau. The road curved left and went up a very long, very wide boulevard, incongruous in what seemed a rather seedy little town. Up the long hill we went and decided to turn around at ...
... a really warm, sunny day.
Although the road along the coast is fairly flat, it is not that wide and mad French drivers do not slow down much or leave much room when they pass. They don't like waiting for cyclists when a car ...
... friends. I was so excited about my day tour the following day – Omaha and Utah beaches along with 101st Airborne which is the Band of Brothers sites. So excited in fact, I had trouble sleeping. Would you believe with all the great places on my itinerary, Normandy and the D-Day beaches were some of the things I was most excited about. I’ve read so much about the Normandy Allied invasions and now I was going to actually be there where it all went down. ...
... groups. I'm amazed at how they will stand in front of a crucifix, arms outstretched, and smiling or flashing peace signs at the camera.
We were back on the coach by 11:30 for the drive to Bayeux. Since it was so close to lunch when we left, we stopped at a Shell station (!) and had lunch at the cafeteria. It was a full-service cafeteria, and there was an espresso stand as well. The cafeteria had a plat du jour, and several
different plate lunch options. I ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Pets allowed