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... War Cemetery, and (if we had enough time) Juno Beach.
We went to the Abbey d'Ardenne first (See other blog for details).
When we were driving towards the Cemetery, you could see tall field grass on either side. It was at an amazing time of day, almost sunset. at his day was quite unusual, as it was almost clear skies, except for the odd cloud. The other days we were in France, it was cold, wet, and ...
... new. It was weird to see Andrew driving a car in a different country. But they drive on the right side if the road over here so it's not too drastic a change. It's great to see him again and catch up about the last two weeks of our trip. First our driver takes us through Caen and first to the Longues-sur-mer gun batteries. These are the first WWII battlements on our tour today. In particular these are four separate bunker stations with large guns that look out ...
... We spoke to a young guy in a red beret (from Omemee!) who was part of the parachute team for the ceremony. We met another nice couple who were fascinated by the kids interest on the museum --their cottage was in Parham! What a small world! We first watched a movie that explained a little detail about WWII, saw the museum which was very well done and were amused to watch a French school group going around learning about ...
From my home in Normandy, the four hours ago of road, even more.
It's was very long, but it was worth it !
Once arrive low there, we saw the sea.. splendifierous ! *.*
We are to stay in a campsite during a week!
The day we take out to visit some monument.
But the most mattering it is because we went to visit the Cean Memorial and Museum history and civilization.
It is very beautiful !
... legs (coq au vin) allready cooked, 1 packet of mediterranian rice, broccoli and a bottle of Cotes du Rhone for A$ 16.20. It was a great feed and cheap at that! Carrefour you can cook my dinner any time! Pity they don't wash up! During the afternoon we go for another walk and spend a bit of time planning our next trip.
Went for a drive to Deauville. It's a beach resort on the English Channel with some very fancy beach houses. Tres chic, tres froggy! ...