Hotel de la Marine
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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Awoke to a beautiful rainbow as I looked out of the kitchen window. Relieved that there was no bad weather to cause delays, a quick check to make sure I had vital things - money, chargers, passport, cake for Greg, crisps for Daniella - and it was off to the airport. ...
... to check out the nearest boulangerie for tomorrows croissant and the local supermarket where we bought a bargain bottle of gold medal winning wine for only £3.60 to toast our first night in France.....happy days!
The campsite is brilliant, we have a huge pitch with hedging on 3 sides for privacy, there is every amenity you could wish for including wifi and free use of the sauna, and all for only £12 per night!
A slightly longer journey today, 50 miles, still all along the coast road up the western side of the Cotentin Peninsula. Lots of the way reminded us very much of Romney Marsh or Camber Sands. We had a stop in the dunes for a wander around to see the rocks that were supposed to be just off the shore, but couldn't see them for looking. Perhaps the sea has risen to cover them since the map was printed! ...
... or argument. Their two middle son’s just did their own thing and the two 10 year old girls hung around us just being nice and very friendly; two little angles.
Driving the shortest route is always the best way to see things; we set course to the famous town of St Mer Eglise.
St Mere Eglise was made famous by several things. First of all, prior to the beach landing on the 6 of June 1944, the 82 ...
... He's probably got no idea how much that small box of chocolates means to me, actually. We all went to Midnight Mass, which was quite the ordeal and very different than what I'm used to. After mass, we came home and opened all the presents, which is apparently a French Catholic tradition. They're already up, so why not go ahead? Spending Christmas with children was so much fun.
The Christmas mood was slightly dampened by the fact that my host mom didn't ...