Hotel du Beffroi
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Breakfast Available
- Non-smoking hotel
- Multilingual staff
- Banquet room
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Today we said goodbye to Werry (yes that's Gerry with a W) our bus driver for a couple of days as by law he has to have 45hrs away from the bus and met Bertram our new driver for a couple of days. We had a day in Canterbury......home to Kent County Cricket and the famous Canterbury Cathedral where Archbishop Thomas Becket was beheaded in 1170 by four knights responding to the urgings of King Henry ll. Due ...
So we arrived at citi Europe in Calais for a few French favourites. Mindful of the immigrant problems as planned Michael stayed in the van with the boys, who didn't want to go shopping whilst Harvey and I did a supermarket sweep. We arrived at the tunnel on time and have now left France for the last leg of our ...
From Dunkerque we headed to Gravelines (not the cheeriest of names but a fab place it turns out). We went via an Intermarche for provisions then to a campsite called Camping Des Dunes which actually has ACSI signage although not in our book. We paid 14.35 for one night which is the cheapest we've had so far. The receptionist was lovely but had limited English so yet another French practice! We had leftover pizza for lunch and then set up the awning. Then.... Showers!!! ...
Our last day travelling to Calais. Frosty again. We set off towards the motorway, We plan to blast along it to be there by lunch time. Not long after we left the canal side we saw signs for Nouvion!! Allo Allo fans will know that is the fictitious town where Rene's cafe is! What a surprise! As we passed through Nouvion we could see it was nothing like the TV set, what a disappointment. The motorway wasn't too busy and the whole journey was on the flat, not a hill in sight ...
Saturday 12th October 2013
Today, we are off to Gravelines, ready to catch the ferry at crack of dawn (well 6:00) tomorrow morning.
One of our regular last stops before the ferry or tunnel, It was free, then they started charging 7Euro (which was extortion, for parking only, with no facilities), now the price has been adjusted to 6Euro/24 hours (May – ...