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Travel Blogs from St. Helier
... even though the tide was out and we had to walk 500 metres to the sea it was worth it! Back to "the most popular bathers" shop in the British Isles 2012/2013/2014 to buy just another pair...oh, and a little bit of shopping in the VAT free St Peter Port.
We were fortunate to be able to have the time to assist Jane with her ongoing plans for retirement of which she has three desires to supplement the family budget.
... emotive one. This museum is loaded with information & pieces from that time - almost too much to take in. In all museums etc, I try to discover some of the story of the people rather than just dates & events, & once again my belief that we are all the same was reinforced. Went back even further in time with a visit to Castle Cornet - built in the 1200's & now housing even more museums. It was a case of ABM instead of ...
... St. Peter Port. We ended up visiting the house where Victor Hugo lived when he wrote Les Miserables. I can see how this would be an inspiring location! This evening was one of 2 formal nights on the ship. We dressed up, had our picture taken, watched the champagne waterfall, listened to the captain's speech, and had a wonderful dinner. After dinner we caught a show and had a nightcap and a dance at one of the bars on the ship. ...
... golden sandy beach it is hard to believe that over 10,000 men died there. Even if you haven't been there, if you have seen 'Saving Private Ryan' you will know about it. As we were so close and it is the 70th Anniversary, we decided to visit again. When our old computer crashed we lost all the photo's of that trip. ...
... To cut a long story short, especially as this post is basically to say I have arrived safely, the spinnaker came down and came down dry, bit of a result really!
I will have to go now will add more when time allows, got to victual up before the shops shut.
I will add some photos later, adios or should I say adieu. Or even bye for now.
Final words locked into basin verban in St Malo at 2145 last night so the journeytook me 18 hours, I slept well last ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking