Mercure Saint Lo
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... maintained. It overlooks Omaha beach and as the tide was out I got a better idea of what took place on 6 June 1944. It is obvious the Americans hold their war dead in such high esteem, the grounds are pristine and there is not a thing out of place. If you could call a graveyard beautiful, then this place is beautiful. Time for a pit stop back at our apple orchard again for the night before we head to Le Mont St Michel tomorrow. It was a wonderful ...
... It is so hard to imagine what went on back then, there's no balloons in the skies, no ships just off shore, no blood in the water, no cries for help, no bullets flying and no bodies falling, it is truly surreal. We jumped back in Fifi and continued along the road to the bunker that the boys first captured and spent a while there reading the information, taking some pics and once again reflecting what was so long ...
... t long either! I got my ham, cheese, and butter baguette and my Normandie Tarte and sat in the shade of the church. It was really good! The Normandy Tarte is made with local apples and cheese. As i was eating, one of the planes that the paratroopers jumped from flew right over the church! Right over as in I could throw a rock and hit it(maybe)! I also got some ice cream to cool me down as it was nearing Florida temperatures (not really, it was only ...
... feel sad as lots of people were dying. (Allegra says) it made me sad because they shooting and they died.
After we went around the museum we went to our new campsite which is the best campsite we have been to so far because it has a water slide to get into the swimming pool. ...
... mmmmmm very fragrant and the beef tender and tasty (a lot of white charolais in the region). The desserts were excellent and to wash it all down we sampled a bottle of local apple cider. It is quite yeasty tasting and an aquired taste, having said that we did knock off a big bottle no trouble.
The region is famous for crepes, apples, calvados, cider and camembert so there are a whole lot more regional delights to mark off our list.