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... so out came the purse and the rest is history.
Back to the hotel for a rest, dump the shopping and have a few charges before dinner.
We headed out at 7:30, suitably primed for a good dinner experience. Le Souffle is only a 10min walk from our hotel but in a direction we hadn't explored much in the past. Eureka!! We discovered another street of clothes/dress shops along the way. Which made for a slow walk as Sue was eyeballing all the shop windows ...
... so we gave up and went back down to find our train back to the hotel. We got back to the hotel around 10:30. Most of the group went back to their rooms and went to bed, while a few of us went to watch the soccer game (France was playing Ecuador). Not the most exciting game, 0-0 tie, but it's always fun to watch the World Cup! Today we are off to Chartres and Tours ... Can't wait for the kids to see the chateaux! Miss you all at home ... Stay tuned for more ...
(Written by Rich again while I pack and download pix, get kids showered, call for our taxi in am, and repack...can you tell I didn't want to write the blog tonight:)
We left Port-en-Bessin with high expectations but little room in the car. At Versailles, we marveled at the opulence of the royal palace and tried to catch up on the history of the French monarchy. To grossly oversimplify, many kings were named Louis and Louis XIV built Versailles while outliving his son ...
... driver ever! We had a great conversation, so that actually made me happy that I ended up having to take a cab. When we got there, I had to run to my platform, but more like waddle-run because I was carrying my heavy bag. When I was finally right in front of the train, my French cell phone fell out of my pocket, and the world halted to slow motion as I watched it skid about 15 feet in front of me, and ever so slowly skid right under the train. So then I had a 10 second mental ...
... things, like some baby clothes from
Paris for a person in my office who just had a baby girl two days ago.
Spent the day revisiting my old haunts and enjoying a 72 degree,
sunny day which has been the warmest since I left California. Remembering my dad, who is no longer with us,
who took me here for my first time in 2006.
Tomorrow I’ve booked a tour to Fountainbleau and Veaux le Vicomte which
leaves at 9am ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed