Hotel Restaurant des Isles
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... both on the coast and inland and passed some very impressive mansions where the tax exiles live. Comment should also be made on the skill of the bus drivers who have to negotiate impossibly narrow lanes and blind corners in a standard sized bus.
We were pleased that we'd got out of St Heliers, as the little villages and settlements were far more picturesque and the coastline rugged and littered with wrecks from over the ages.
'Leaving on a ferrryyyy, don't know when we'll be back again!'................
We were awake early to catch the 8.30am ferry to Cherbourg, another beautiful day with thankfully calm seas as Mandy doesn't have great sea legs! Arrived in Cherbourg at 1.45 french time and had a 2 hour drive to a small town on the Brittany/Normandy border called Pontorson.
After checking in at 'Camping Haliotis' we walked ...
... ham, cheese, onions, mushrooms, eggs, etc. Very tasty washed down with local 'cidre’.
We moved one mile down the road to the other campsite we had found, then spent most of the day cleaning the van and then ourselves. A month’s worth of dirt on the van takes some shifting. We are sort of in wind-down mode now as it is almost the end of the ...
... altitude, and other information required for navigation was mounted on the side of the fuselage above the chart table...and unbelievably Tony was able to show us the navigation maps which he recovered – made from silk, covered either side with paper – from Ron’s nav bag. No bodies were found but there would have been considerable confusion in the area in the following weeks and months and if any records were made of the burials, they ...
... Plus, the girls are allowed to go through my things, be in my room, and they aren't punished for it, even though I was told it was a rule that they weren't allowed in my room when I arrived here.
Given I've made great friends here, and I've had amazing adventures. I'd have never gotten the chance to do any of this, if I wasn't working for this family. And for this opportunity, I'm extremely grateful. Because I have friends here and because I'm having such ...