Hotel du Beryl
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... in the year 804 however due to numerous wars over the centuries it was damaged and rebuilt and today is still a beautiful and impressive building and well worth a visit if you are in this area.
The drive to Falaise took about 1.5hrs which we have found seems to be the average distance we are travelling when we go on these excursions. The car is racking up the kilometeres and we hope that it will last a few more days before we return it to Bielefeld.
Penny rented a little stone cottage for us in Lenault near Caen in Normandy. We seemed to be in a triangle of serenity. Almost no signs of life in the surrounding villages, almost no traffic on the lanes and byways, green pastures, burgeoning crops, apple trees and cows. Idyllic but close enough to big towns. Of course we ...
... where the hoarse planes where used for stealth attacks. We then went the museum that holds the real Pegasus bridge and models of the tanks and planes used in the battle of World War Two, with great stories and artefacts that remained after the ...
... it was already getting late and I was keen to try to see Pegasus bridge, a key bridge across the Orne that was a critical target during the D-Day landings to ensure that the German Tanks couldn't cross and attack the landing forces at Sword Beach. We didn't have time to stop at the museum, but managed to cross the new version of the bridge (the original was replaced for something a little larger, but exactly the same design) and then seeing ...
... participated in the D-Day landings. He was just 17 years old at the time. He said when the boat ramp went down his comrades told him he had to go first because he was the youngest. He thought for sure he would be killed. He also commented on all the pretty ladies in France! :)) The rest of the day was spent wandering the streets of Bayeux and then finished the evening off with a group dinner. Another great day....ready to come home - miss my ...