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Today Queen Elizabeth becomes the longest serving monarch, passing the record set by her Great Great Grandma, Victoria. Its kind of a big deal here.
And today Barbara turns 91. It is also a very big deal.
We celebrated Barbara's birthday, by going back to Gorey, her favorite village in Jersey. Elaine gave us a lift to the St Helier bus station, and we caught a bus for the 30 minute ride along the south coast to Gorey. With these small ...
... the Germans during their occupation 1940-1945.
After lunch we were taken to a tourist place called the Living Legend, which is a multimedia program about Jersey's history. It was all right, though really touristy. Also here is the miniature golf course that we played with the whole bunch of Goodwins when we came in 2007. (that's when I discovered that they cheat like mad!)
Next it was a drive back to the coast on ...
... last year, after D Day, there were severe food shortages in Jersey. Jersey is self-governing, not part of the UK, but Britain is constitutionally responsible for its defense. They are not officially part of the EU either, and they have their own currency. Most of the towns, parishes and street names are French, but English is the official language. It is hard to immigrate to Jersey, and you cannot own property unless you live here ...
... While in the Candie Gardens we bumped into Peter Sandery and Clare Woods. Back to the tender boat docked at Albert Pier. Back to our ship at 11am and then lunch on deck. The view leaving Guernsey was much like St Malo. Very beautiful. During lunch an announcement was made that we had to gather in the Majestic Lounge at 1.30pm. 1.30pm In walks the Captain (Ioannis Papangelis, from Athens) and 2 of his officials and 2 Hansa ...
... works in his seafront home, Hauteville House. Fine examples of Georgian and Regency architecture remain in the inviting old town, overlooked by its ancient fortress, Castle Comet. Weather got a little wetter and cooler than forecasted. Overall it was not too bad. We found a shop to buy chocolate for Barbara's book club and a nice restaurant, the ...
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