Le Chateau d'Audrieu
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TravelPod Member ReviewsLe Chateau d'Audrieu
This was a beautiful chateau that has been converted into a B&B. We enjoyed wine on the patio outside. It was convenient for our visit to the beaches of Normandy.
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We had a driver/guide named Francoise who took us from Paris to Normandy. Our first stop was at the museum in Caen. I had seen this museum when I went to Caen in 1999 with Lauren's school group. It had changed a lot. There were pieces of the World Trade Center and info about 9/11.
Then we went to Arromanches where we saw remains of a harbor …
... stopped serving at 2. We didn't mean to but we were forced to get Maccy D's. So that's what we did! In the sunshine with a few alcoholic beverages (with annoying French kids in the background!) A lovely afternoon then we (Jon) started the prep for our final roast of the trip. An unsurprising victory! We munched in the open - making the most of the weather - then turned in for Blind Side movie before early bed for a big day ...
... entire non residential part in 30 minutes! At one point, we were walking in the middle of the Main Street and no cars came! The lights were just flashing instead of actually working. As we drove around town to see more places, I tortured them by driving around the roundabouts many times (since there was no one behind us!) When we got home, we drank out cider and enjoyed the peaceful nature around us. Overall, TODAY WAS AWESOME. That's all. Tomorrow: DDAY festivities ...
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 ...
... and found the bodies. all had been executed with a bullet to the back of the head. There is no justification, no context for this, no reason to execute them except for Nazis brutality. Our next stop was the tiny village of Le Mesnil Patrie. The Germans had occupied this town The Queen's Own Rifles were.moving toward the village. this battle has been called the Normandy equivalent of the Charge of the light Brigade. We lost 51 Sherman tanks, but ...