Norfolk Lodge Hotel
Travel Blogs from St. Helier
... St. Peter Port. We ended up visiting the house where Victor Hugo lived when he wrote Les Miserables. I can see how this would be an inspiring location! This evening was one of 2 formal nights on the ship. We dressed up, had our picture taken, watched the champagne waterfall, listened to the captain's speech, and had a wonderful dinner. After dinner we caught a show and had a nightcap and a dance at one of the bars on the ship. ...
... golden sandy beach it is hard to believe that over 10,000 men died there. Even if you haven't been there, if you have seen 'Saving Private Ryan' you will know about it. As we were so close and it is the 70th Anniversary, we decided to visit again. When our old computer crashed we lost all the photo's of that trip. ...
... To cut a long story short, especially as this post is basically to say I have arrived safely, the spinnaker came down and came down dry, bit of a result really!
I will have to go now will add more when time allows, got to victual up before the shops shut.
I will add some photos later, adios or should I say adieu. Or even bye for now.
Final words locked into basin verban in St Malo at 2145 last night so the journeytook me 18 hours, I slept well last ...
... evening was calm, besides the odd roll from the wake of passing fishing boats.
The next day we proceeded to Omonville La Rogue which is west of Cherbourg. To get there we went through the race / overfalls at around 7-8 knots which cut down the time spend on the way. We were hoping to anchor in the bay but the designated area had been taken up by buoys - so we took one of the visitor buoys for the night.
It wasn't ...
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In honour of my love of all things disney I feel it fitting to begin the story like this....
"Once upon a time there lived a girl named Laura who became restless of the stresses of work, exams and general dreary weather in Guernsey.... She sat there with her friend and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking