TripAdvisor Reviews Residence Montaigu Cabourg
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... It was cozy and warm and we had the opportunity to charge our phones. We spent a few hours there having a couple of drinks and keeping warm and it was quaint and lovely. Phone charged, we got up to leave then the owner told his wife to get us another drink. Brendan went to the bar to pay only for the owner to say "non", he was buying us a drink. The sweetest thing, I think he liked us. We can honestly say ...
... grave marker had a few lines from the soldier's survivors. Bob said reading these inscriptions was very moving). Our final adventure was a day long trip to Mont St Michel, a Benedictine abbey that started to be built in 708 and was completed sometime in the 1400s. It is the second most visited place in France (behind Paris). It was built on sort of an island - it becomes an island hen there is high tide - the tides here are the highest in Europe changing up to forty nine feet. ...
... 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 ...
Today began with a great spread for breakfast, coffee, croissants and pains au chocolat, coffee, yogurt, banana bread, coffee, orange juice, baguette and confiture. Just what was needed for a very full day of... Horse riding with Susan and Ellie (15 year old Elizabeth) was first in my list. The weather was iffy, one minute fine and sunny the next raining, so I put on my rain jacket and presented myself at the stables after breakfast. Three horses were saddled and ready ...
... and the colors have become garish. Gotta love the modern technologies that are 'so much better' than the traditional methods. LOL
So this is my brief overview of the Bayeux Tapestry. It is a charming town. Quite adorable. I wouldn't mind going back to have a bit more time to actually see the town and really observe the tapestry rather than rushing through.
Hugs to all- the Traveling Tricoteuse