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The trip on the ferry was the first time for us. The crossing last 18
hours. We were for most of us feeling bad on the boat. We had
generous meals : for dinner, we had chips and for breakfast we
had plenty of things to eat and to drink : bread, croissant, hot
chocolate, orange juice... but we couldn't eat everything !
Mon., Sept. 8, 2014
Cherbourg is a town on the north coast of France located on the English Channel close to the D-Day beaches of Normandy. It is an important seaport for transatlantic traffic, a major naval base, and a fishing and manufacturing center. We took a tour today learning about the colourful and historic past in the days of Napoleon. With ...
... like all the Salamis,and their relations, olives and pesto's,and we enjoyed looking in the Butchers, many of them here, and meat is expensive it seems...very much so. A large fish market,with simply everything and that was the busiest place of all.
Beautiful tomatoes, more red than we have ever seen,rhubarb,and red currants and everything else...in-between.[Red Currants out for us at lunch]..The stone fruit seems small compared ...
... We struggled to find things but at the same time it was nice to turn in early and get ready for the next day. Oh, forgot a big con. IT IS SO EXPENSIVE. That is all I will mention about money because if you start talking about the money you're spending, you tend to forget the many experiences (cough cough..nick).The food was really good and surpassed my (relatively low) expectations. Cheers, England! Well, not quite done with England yet. I travelled to Portsmouth ...
... sleep by the sea, we thought we had loads of time the next morning, but were taken by surprise by the difference in French and Irish time! Hasty showers were taken when the captain announced the arrival of the ship in Cherbourg. No breakfast, but straight on the road.
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