Le Chateau d'Audrieu
Travel Blogs from Audrieu
Its our last day.Up at 5.30 We moved pitch last night, so we're on the main drive up to the chateau, so that we don't disturb anyone when we drive off.
Arrive at Ouistreham in good time and have our breakfast, while waiting in the ferry queue.
Its high tide and windy, so the ...
Saturday - So strange to be sitting in France watching tour de France, its usually the other way round, especially as the weather in the UK looks amazing while here it is very wet.
Walked into Neufchatel en Bray this morning and got absolutely soaked in a downpour. Can't say we will be rushing back. The aire is very nice and new and the campsite next door very busy with Brits, but the town is nothing to write home about - so I won't.
... proprietress had a long conversation with a customer/friend, seems to happen regularly, no hurry to serve others, they can wait. Wasn't leaving without my cereal bowl and brousse legumes though. Rush to get back to our overdue parking, through throngs of shoppers and tourists, and drove a short way to another spot and paid another euro for another hour in which to see the cathedral. Never been in before, and I'd seen it on TV for the 70 year commemoration of D-Day ...
10 Aug 2013
Going to bed at 2 Am and waking at 6.15 Am I have done before but it is getting harder. With pain I managed to get up this morning. 45 minutes… and we were on our way. A few hours later we passed the first cemeteries of the Flanders fields where, amongst the millions of others, many Australians have lost their lives in the first world war. Perhaps on the way back we can give ...
Their mission was to land on the beach at the base of the 100 foot cliffs, scale them, and immobilize the cannon-like guns located in each of the six concrete fortifications, before they could be used on the Allied troops landing on the Utah and Omaha beaches below. Only nothing went according to plan. First the Rangers landed at the wrong place on the beach, due to weather and navigational errors. This ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed