Mercure Cabourg Hippodrome
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- Adjoining Rooms
- Drycleaning onsite
- Reduced mobility rooms
- High-speed internet in room
- Concierge desk
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... the Conqueror, King of England in 1066. The tapestry is 70 meters long and is a fabulous thing. All in all, Bayeux was a hoot and I really enjoyed the visit. Back to the car for the trek to Le Havre. For some reason, we opt to avoid the toll road, mostly because we don't know how they work here so we head off on minor roads. The countryside is, unsurprisingly, beautiful. After about 1.5 hours, and a few roads that are barely two cars wide, ...
... and a selection of cheeses of course. Normandy is of course famous for Camembert and Pont L'Evique. But decided to give cheese at brekky a miss. We had a big driving day planned hut it was about 11 before we headed out to a town about an hour south called Bayeux famous for its tapestry. It depicts 1066 battle of Hastings and is 68metres long and 58 deferent scenes. Absolutely fabulous. The cathedral is also rather impressive in Bayeux. From there it was the ...
I crested a hill near Arromanches to catch my first glimpse of the Atlantic Ocean below and Gold Beach, now so serene, seventy years ago so violent. I enjoyed a long descent to the sea with the wind at my back, not a care in the world (other than the somewhat squishy brakes Francois might want to tighten ...
... There are little stores and cafés everywhere. The cobblestone streets help to make quite the atmosphere and ambience. The TI helped us to find our way by bus to Omaha Beach. We enjoyed our walk through the town to the bus station. Of course, we saw all of these adorable little shops that we hope to visit tomorrow. We found our bus and headed to Omaha Beach. The bus was a bit of a crazy ride through narrow streets, twists and turns. Yikes! But the driver seemed quite ...
... lot without a ticket. I had put a three hour parking ticket on the dash before we left. We were gone for six. Oh well, no crisis. After dumping our stuff in the room it was off to Subway for lunch. We decided at lunch we would go back out, but be back to the room no later than 7:00. We walked around the cathedral for Donna to shoot some photos on the way back. Bayeux is a very cool little town. Hardly touched during the war, it still has all of its old buildings. ...