Le Clos Joli
No prices found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Le Clos Joli Bagnoles-de-l'orne
Travel Blogs from Bagnoles-de-l'orne
Today we continued our English history lessons by visiting Faliase, the birthplace and home of William the Conqueror. Those who are regular readers of the blog would know that we have been learning a bit about William the Conqueror over the past month with our visits to the towns of Battle and Hastings in England as well as more recently the Bayeux Tapestry which depicts his battle against King Harold in 1066.
Faliase today, is another quaint French town which ...
We start our day mostly refreshed some still effected by jet lag. Our first trip starts with a trip down to the beaches where d day had happened. We first see one of the beaches that the Americans had to fight at, we went for a small stop at Pegasus bridge ...
... was enough for me!We headed back over the bridge, and made a quick detour via Decathlon (again) this time to swap Em's boots for the correct size.... And then after a quick shop in the supermarket we were on the road to Argentan, hoping to find our booked camp site! We got there after about another 45 minutes of driving and the site was probably the best that we've stayed at (just looking at the grass). The weather was still a bit average, ...
... 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 ...
... cycling from "Home to Rome", home being Ireland and we wished them all luck as they set off. Sees is a pretty Normandy town, small but with a large twin spired cathedral which looked so lovely in the distance, from the road as we drove through nearly three weeks ago. We will explore it today as we are just a short walk from it and the town (Carrefour on the doorstep). More later, internet permitting!