Mercure Hotel Omaha Beach
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... cosyness of the van we decided to have soup for lunch, even tho it wasn't cold there something warming about soup! By now the wind had joined in with the rain and it was blowing a hooli. The van was being buffeted by the wind and the rain was so loud we had to shout to each other to be heard. Spent a couple of hrs watching The inbetweeners on the laptop then the sun came out and dried everything up, still bloody windy tho. Spent the afternoon sitting out reading and drinking ...
... to stop and the first service station for a breather and a wee! Andy bless him offered to drive from here but I decided that if I didn't carry on then I wouldn't drive funbus again. So off we toddled on the Autoroute for another hour or so until it was time for lunch, where Andy took over. It had been raining steadily on an off all the way and now it really started to pour. He safely made it around Rouen and on to Caen , which were both pretty busy but as we were on the ...
... then took off back to towards Calias The drive back was uneventful Calais as usual, is and always will be a shithole. We went to buy wine and cheese, but, this being Europe, nothing was open !!! We did mange to find one wine supermarket, so we loaded up on red, white, champagne and gin, jumped on a train and made our way back to the UK. It had been a fun weekend away. Very historical. Very moving in some ways. Lovely countryside. But now we have to wait another month, before we go away ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsMercure Hotel Omaha Beach Port-en-Bessin-Huppain
Clean, well kept grounds, friendly and accommodating staff, decent rooms, fair kitchen
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