Hotel des Ormes
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We walked a couple of kilometers along the waterfront to visit a church named the Glass church as the interior was designed by Renee Lalique in the 1930s. The funds and commission came from the widow of the chap that set up Boots the Chemist. The result was quite stunning, glass was used as timber might have been, to create the carved screens, the alter, font, door handles and of course the windows. There was ...
'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 ...
... afternoon we went exploring the area and found another site that was still open, so may try that one on Sunday. It is mainly walks along the front with no shops or arcades such as we would find in England but very nice all the same.
We had thunder and rain overnight, but it seemed a bit clearer after breakfast so we walked a couple of ...
... 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 ...
... it hurts me to quit something. I don't like to start things and leave them unfinished. I agreed to do this for a year. However, the family I'm working for also agreed to treat me like an equal, like a part of the family, not like domestic help. In French "au pair" means "as equal" or "on par," meaning that you're an equal to the family. You're supposed to be like a big sister, an extra pair of hands. That's not what I am. My host family also made a contract with me, that ...