L'Auberge Everhotel de Somain
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I actually forgot until I went out to dinner tonight and saw all the cute kids dressed up. From what I was told, Halloween isn't a bit deal in France but from what I see, it sure seems to be a major holiday.
Today I was in Lille, France which no one has heard of and yet, it’s a giant city. Its center reminded me a lot of Ashland where it has great little shops, neat stone ...
... stump in his mouth which already was there the evening before. In french. That's shumbling. At 6:30 in the morning.)
So that guy gets in his car, still shumbling with his wife. What we didn't know is, that this car is one of obviously more and more popular microcars that you can get in France. There are several facts about these cars. First, you don't need a licence to drive them, second, they only have a three cylinder engine, third, no licence apparently ...
... to be impossible.
We found this Memorial near Gueudecourt - the town we were looking for - placed amongst the fields, with the trenches slowly filling over time. They are grassed now and it's hard to believe that they were once just mud and bodies.
The area is now beautiful and peaceful. R.I.P. Great Uncle ...
After a long day in the car, we made our first stop-over in Arras, France. We were so hungry and wanted to find a good place to eat. We found a nice historic town center with an artifical beach on the center town square, where kids were playing beach-volleyball....but no restaurant. So we walked back towards the train station and found some nice looking restaurants and agreed to dare to go inside of ...
... this explosion. We then headed to Pozieres where we found a memorial for Australians soldiers. The Aussies had played a big part in the battle here and there was a well maintained memorial and some old trenches that had been preserved in their original state.
The highlight of the day came when we went to Longueval. Here we found a memorial for all the New Zealand soldiers who had fought in WW1. This was really special to ...