Novotel Le Havre Bassin Vauban
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Monday, May 4. We woke up early and had our suitcases by the door for 6:45 so that the porter could take them to the bus. Our bus driver's name was Antonio (Italian) and Ragia our tour director was also Italian. Just a little perk for us! After breakfast we started our long (but pleasant) drive west to Bayeux. We passed through the town of Honfleur …
... at the Normandy American Cemetery. Over 9000 American soldiers are buried here. The white crosses stand out on the beautifully manicured grounds.
Our final stop was Omaha Beach, the last of the Normandy beaches. Over 40,000 men came ashore here and nearly a quarter of them lost their lives. Looking at the beach, we wondered how any of the men survived. The only chance they had was to make it across the long beach all ...
Up we got and on our bikes to go and check out where all the Parisians go for the summer. Here's me thinking they were going to be quaint little towns. Well they were quaint but they were not so little. It was about a 12 km ride there and the roads were not too busy. These places are the closest beaches to Paris and there are ...
... listening to music. On the outskirts of Paris,
the TomTom took us into a low ceiling height tunnel, even though
there were other signs for the direction we were heading in. It must
have saved us some time however and we rolled into Le Havre very
early, parked up and had time to visit a few bars before choosing a
restaurant where we had great cheap steaks. Later, we were shown
straight onto the ferry and found the one and only bar. It was a
bare bones Brittany ship ...
... was nothing but farm, and dairy land. Lots of cows. It was also a good scouting mission for when we return in almost three weeks. I got to check out the roads, toll booths, and gas pumps. We continued our drive through the British, and Canadian beaches of Sword, Juno, and Gold until we reached Arromanches. The plan was to drop us off to visit the June 6, 1944 Museum in Arromanches, and see the remains of the mulberry harbor. We decided we would rather see war remains ...