Premiere Classe Bayeux
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- Breakfast Available
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Family rooms
TravelPod Member ReviewsPremiere Classe Bayeux
decent hotel, very small rooms
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We have only done two battlefield tours on this trip, but at both of them we've accidentally timed our arrival shortly before the anniversary of the actual battle. As at Gallipoli last month, we found ourselves in Normandy fairly close to June 6 and all its accompanying fanfare. In Bayeux we saw advertising and merchandise everywhere touting the …
... stopped serving at 2. We didn't mean to but we were forced to get Maccy D's. So that's what we did! In the sunshine with a few alcoholic beverages (with annoying French kids in the background!) A lovely afternoon then we (Jon) started the prep for our final roast of the trip. An unsurprising victory! We munched in the open - making the most of the weather - then turned in for Blind Side movie before early bed for a big day ...
... the Bayeux Cemetery where there are 4144 Commonwealth War Graves and over 500 other war graves of other nationalities, the majority of which are German. We explored the cemetery and located the graves of the Australian soldiers as well as visiting the German graves where we noticed the youngest was just 17 years of age. This moving cemetery is located opposite the Bayeux Memorial which has the name of 1800 ...
... 70 metres long and about 1/2 metre wide.
Bayeux is yet another pretty town with a magnificient cathedral.
Garry was excited to have the opportunity to take the opional extra tour in the afternoon to Longues sur mer where we will view the best parts of. Hitlers notorious WW2 Atlantic War completed in April 1944 and then onto Arromanches, a ...
... guard, there were monuments everywhere. And it is quite clear that the people of this area of France have not forgotten what happened here and the sacrifices made by others.
We arrived at Pont Du Hoc. This was a cliff top gun emplacement that was attacked from the sea by U.S. Army Rangers. The area was shelled to hell and back by 12 and 14 inch naval guns. The craters still exist and haven't been filled or fixed. The entire area is ...