Mercure Rouen Champ de Mars
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... site of where Joan of Arc was burned at the stake. I knew the outcome, but knew little of the stroy. Seems Joan was around eighteen (some considered her a little off her track), when she approached the King of France and said she would retake the territory that the Normans had taken from France. He gave her a horse, a sword, and some men and away she went. She was pretty successful until she was captured and subsequently burned at the stake. Across from the ...
This morning (Thursday), we will spend the day at the beaches where the Normandy Invasion took place on June 6, 1944. This was the Allied attempt to invade the European continent that had been conquered by Hitler. (The French do not call it an invasion, but "the liberation"). It was the biggest combining of armed forces in the history of the world. The Germans knew there would be an invasion attempt somewhere from the north, but where was uncertain. Dwight Eisenhower was ...
... consists of three parallel tunnels - one for trains going each way and a middle tunnel that is used for maintenance and safety purposes. There are three types of trains that use the tunnel - the passenger trains from London to Paris, freight trains and shuttle trains. We will be on a shuttle train; this is a car/bus ferry that runs just coast-to-coast. The trains travel from 60mph to 90mph. The Chunnel is thirty one miles long. The shuttle operation is pretty neat. Our ...
1 oct -Rouen Busy looking around at shops. Lunch at the Vietnam cuisine the unique way of weighing your selection of dish .. Dinner at La mien, a nice shanghai la mien, entree were nice especially the seaweed and the mushroom ( Jamur kuping ) stir fry seafood noodle Not mentioning the handsome waiter that Cik Mey like so much ...
... at Utah Beach was nowhere to be seen at Omaha. Instead it was a very sobering experience to visit the site where so many young men laid down their lives in the name of freedom. While the museum at Omaha Beach was slightly lackluster compared to the wonderful experience at Utah Beach it was never the less a very interesting experience to learn more about this landing point while standing just a few hundred yards away from the beach head. Following the museum we ...