Hotel Saint Louis
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... and we could see the camp and hundreds of tents. Finally we were on our ferry, after taking ages in the check-in queue. The ferry was only half full, and we were able to get a seat by the window at the front, to relax and watch, as the White Cliffs of Dover and home got forever closer. 4pm English time, we start the long drive back to Pennine way...we've had another great time in France which never fails to make us ...
... in desperate need of a good shower. The shops were a bit grimy and just in general the area was the anti-stereotype of the high fashion, sophisticated French. It was surprising actually.
Well how did we end up here you might ask? Well, we opted to go to this part of France because we’d never been there before and to be honest, when we (meaning me) booked the apartment, I thought it was Southern Belgium. So my screw up on geography landed us in this ...
We arrived in StOmer at 0400 local time. We found the campercar parking with no troubles and joined the only other van there.
All shattered we promptly got our heads down and managed approximately 15 minutes sleep before the first of the VERY noisy freight trains passed by our rear window. Trains followed hourly till ...
... Ridge Canadian Memorial was our next stop and it is huge. It is set in a large wooded park, having been replanted after the war and there is a visitors’ info centre. Canadian students give hour guided tours of the reconstructed, restored trenches & tunnels - in the original position but not as deep. The German trenches at one point were just 100 m away, normally they would be 250+ metres. The troops would walk through the tunnels to get close ...
... A pitcher of rose wine and we really believed we were in France.
Because of the early start, (or maybe the wine?) we then went for a nap.
We're off out now to eat, yet again, before a reasonably early night as we have an early start in the morning.
We will really have to cut down but it's our first day so, who cares!
Don't know when the next post will be but, hopefully, day after tomorrow from Baden-Baden.