Les Camelias Hotel
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... from the others due to the hitstorical events that have taken place. From William the Conqueror to more recently being the last town liberated by the allies in WW2 which heralded the end of the battle Normandy.
In WW2 85% of the town was destroyed, however due to impressive reconstruction efforts the town is today a thriving and beautiful town to visit.
Our primary purpose for coming today was to visit Falaise Castle. The castle is known in French as, ...
... where the hoarse planes where used for stealth attacks. We then went the museum that holds the real Pegasus bridge and models of the tanks and planes used in the battle of World War Two, with great stories and artefacts that remained after the ...
... it slowly settled and we had the tent up and inspected the toilets, and we were in heaven! This place has to be 100% hands down winner on the camp site front - the guy who runs it is a ****** too! Such attention to detail and such a nice personality. It made us forget the rain the kept on and off for the rest of the evening, even if we were tucked in the small front of the tent! And then it was bed time, time for a good rest before a few days of ...
Last day today..... Today we had a number of teacher seminars and a talk about Operation Overlord. This took place on a high point overlooking the area we were discussing - the view was breathtaking!! Our last stop for the morning was at the Bayeux cemetery. We weren't there long before we saw quite a crowd forming at the front entrance - we soon learned that there was a WWII vet in our midst! We learned that he was a British observation ...
We arrived yesterday, travelling for over 150 miles to a campsite in Normandy, ready for the ferry at Caen on Wednesday night. We had not booked in advance so were uncertain that we would get in here but there was lots of space and it has turned out to be a very good site despite it being a council run business. It is quiet, clean and comfortable. There has been a large group of cyclists staying ...