Le Pavillon de Gouffern
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- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... iPad self-guided tour through the castle, with 3D images of how the various rooms would have been furnished and used in William’s day. In addition, hologram videos were playing in most of the rooms, further telling the tale of William and his meteoric rise to fame.
Falaise is near the southern edge of Normandy, but we have two more things to check off our list before we depart for further points ...
Today we set off from home at noon for the drive to the ferry at Portsmouth, all was fine on the journey down, not too busy. We stopped at a Tesco Express near to the terminal and bought ourselves some lunch to have on the ferry. For the first time ever, we drove straight in and through the terminal and then waited at the embarkation part and watched the Normandie discharge all its arriving and returning passengers, we got on fine and for ...
... potatoes, and Tess had the hamburger (say what?), and for dessert we both had the raspberry and vanilla sherbet with pears. Doug had the a-la-carte veal with veal kidneys in a light cream sauce followed by creme brûlée for dessert. With a bottle of great Bordeaux and a Kir Royal for Tess, the whole bill came to €95, outstanding value for the top notch meal, service and ambience. We highly recommend the Hotel de La Poste restaurant if you’re passing that way at dinner time.
... in the year 804 however due to numerous wars over the centuries it was damaged and rebuilt and today is still a beautiful and impressive building and well worth a visit if you are in this area.
The drive to Falaise took about 1.5hrs which we have found seems to be the average distance we are travelling when we go on these excursions. The car is racking up the kilometeres and we hope that it will last a few more days before we return it to Bielefeld.
We start our day mostly refreshed some still effected by jet lag. Our first trip starts with a trip down to the beaches where d day had happened. We first see one of the beaches that the Americans had to fight at, we went for a small stop at Pegasus bridge ...