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... then spent the rest of the day doing nothing - just enjoying the glorious sunshine until dinner in the evening. Today saw the start of the 'Fete de Mer' here in Boulogne so the place is full, we have a boat rafted up next to us - Harviette from Dover a Fairline Phantom with it being really busy. The guys got in late afternoon so we spent the night in our cockpit drinking lots of wine and beers, It seems the most polite thing to ...
... city. Unfortunately, we got stuck in a
traffic jam and so by the time we arrived at the campsite it was mid-afternoon
and the enthusiasm had gone. The sun is still shining but the temperature was
more pleasant in the mid 20’s.
At the moment, we are sat on the ferry back to Dover. We stayed in a campsite at Malo de Bains last night just ...
... and a seedier. It was just a strange little week at our cube house.
All that said, we did enjoy the area, saw some amazing WWII museums (that was Wade’s surprise for us) and we went to a Chocolate Factory….so that was great.
In the end, the French countryside we opted to stay in is most certainly the (insert choice of State here again) long lost cousins of America.
So…here is our side story to our time in Northern ...
... for two in the middle of a huge room. There were about a dozen monks seated in silence round the outside of the room. The meal proceeded without a word. Not quite the usual Kilpatrick melee I am used to (but then it was all male). I am sure the food was adequate for the boys spending all day in prayer but I was left just a little wanting. Still I mustn't grumble as no charge was made for bed or food "for pilgrims".
No Wi-fi ...
... with choirs, bands, bishops, priests and nuns, followed by hundreds of people. We followed them to the historic old main square, the Hauptmarkt, where an altar had been set up for a short service.
As this ended a deafening clamour broke out as every bell in Trier rang while the procession moved on into the Cathedral. It was Corpus Christi, which is a Bank Holiday in this ...
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2 Place du Vainquai, Saint Omer | 3 star hotelfrom $85
2/4 rue Henri Dupuis, Saint Omer | 3 star hotelfrom $87
Avenue du General de Gaulle, Saint Omer | Hotelfrom $52
25, rue d'Arras , Saint Omer | Hotelfrom $93
12 Route de Setques, Saint Omer | Hotelfrom $119
5 Rue Carnot, Saint Omer | 2 star hotelfrom $79
22, rue L.Martel, Saint Omer | Hotelfrom $92
51, rue Adrien Danvers, Saint Omer | Hotelfrom $59