Novotel Rouen Sud
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... get the name. We were directed down the street a few blocks. At least we were no longer lost! But the Cathedral was still our first real stop.
What we learned as we walked to the cathedral is that Rouen is an absolutely charming city. Because it was an English province during the Hundred Years War (long time ago), it has the Tudor exposed wood architecture everywhere. Lots ...
... pots, chopping block, cabinets, and counters, everything's!
The grounds consisted mostly of gardens and, of course, the lily pond where he did some of his most famous works. His studio has been restored to the times he was there (1886-1926). He would be sad to know that the studio, which is huge, is now being used as the gift shop. But, I would ...
... It was right next to the American Cemetery so the farm had an interesting war history. The farm has been in the family since 1920 but, during the war, the Germans took it for a barracks for the coast artillery crews. The family went to Paris for the duration. Then, when the Americans landed, they leveled the whole farmstead to use as the first airfield in Normandy. There went the apple orchards! After the war, the family moved back ...
... driving from one extreme end of Normandy to the other end, a job that took the American GI's two months to do in 1944. But, then, they had those darn pushy Germans mucking things up. We, on the other hand, were driving, once again, on the right and had four lane highways!
Dayna has little interest is war history and I am going to spend a whole day on a D-Day tour ...
... in his garden has well & truly gone with crowds jostling for prime photo position on the Japanese bridge. But still - it is fabulous to see the garden behind the paintings - especially the waterlillies of course. Monet lived here for the second half of his life - roughly 40 years and his house has been restored to as it was in his time - ...