La Closerie Honfleur
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Today we ventured about an hour and a half southwest to the majestic Mont St-Michel. On this gray and overcast day, we were inspired by the site of the abbey rising up through the fog as we approached. The abbey has been an important pilgrimage center since A.D. 708 and a favorite site for French royalty through the ages. The town sits on an island surrounded by The English Channel. The tide sends the ...
Today we walked Omaha Beach and got a good visual on the magnitude of the D-Day invasion. On June 6, 1944 the Allies finally gained a foothold in France and doomed Nazi Europe to failure. We then drove to the deeply moving Normandy American Cemetery where 9,387 American soldiers lie under simple, but beautiful marble crosses or Stars of David. The Garden of the Missing features the names of 1,557 soldiers who went missing ...
... over to pick up our rental car and headed to the WWII Museum in Caen. The museum does a wonderful job of chronicling events leading up to the war from the end of WWI through the Invasion of Normandy, the end of the war and the liberation. My Dad fought in the Pacific--makes me wonder about the horrors that he must have lived through. When we exited the museum about 3 pm, we drove about ...
... that grows in them. And I said to Xavier, the french guy i was hanging out with that day, "hey what's this" and then touched it as he is hollering "nooooooooooo -it might sting!" LMAO. Such a Melannie thing to do. It did not bite or sting-but it did squirt water at me! I have no idea what the thing is, but I am thinking some kind of anemone. And really, if I thought it was going to hurt me I wouldn't have touched it and I was ...
... the car park, a little girl holds people's dogs while they use the facilities and we meet an old lady whose dog is called 'Earl Grey’. When I was here at 17 I remember having a photo taken next to an apple tree in flower overlooking Honfleur. Those thatched white washed houses are still there, I don’t know about that apple tree in bloom ...