Inter Hotel Le Savoy Caen
Travel Blogs from Caen
... for the car (Diesel)
15 for the stoves (Unleaded)
Kilometres Driven 23,709 kms
13th, 14th and 15th September - We spent 3 days in Normandy which is in North/Western France. Here we went to Etretat which is on the beach and has white cliffs like across the channel in England. I guess this is where the land may have broken up over millions of years ago? It was very windy ans cold and we walked up to the top of the cliffs and the view was great.
We stayed near the beach at Port-en-Bessin Huppain ...
On the first day we travelled to Le Mont Saint Michel, which is an Abbey surrounded by water once the tide is comes in.
We visited the Abbey which has many rooms and is very old.
Today, Sunday we went to see the D-Day landings at Omaha Beach and then Pointe Du Hoc. This ...
... I finally got my visa in July. However, once I got here there was more to do. I'm going to detail this out a bit for anyone considering doing this in the future, just so you know what you're getting into.
When I arrived in France, within my first three months here I had to send a copy of my passport, visa, and the stamp I got when I went through French immigration to the Office Francais de l'Immigratio et de l'Intergration. After this, I had to wait for ...
From Villandry took the A10/A11 to Angers then D107 to Terra Botanica.
We are not getting the ferry till 11pm at Caen so we thought we would go to Terra Botanica for a couple of hours to while away the time.
Arrived at about 11am. Already, the temperature was in the mid-30s. They had a large locker room (no charge) where we left all our bike gear ...