Le Manoir du Lys
Travel Blogs from Bagnoles-de-l'orne
... heroism from both the troops and the locals. The Canadians played a massive part and it was they who finally freed the town by removing the last remaining Germans - 50 Hitler youth holed up in the girls' school.
One man was executed by the Germans for being a spy, his crime? Keeping homing pigeons which he could have used to communicate with the English!
It was fascinating and humbling to read the tragic tales and, as seems to be the way with ...
... cycling from "Home to Rome", home being Ireland and we wished them all luck as they set off. Sees is a pretty Normandy town, small but with a large twin spired cathedral which looked so lovely in the distance, from the road as we drove through nearly three weeks ago. We will explore it today as we are just a short walk from it and the town (Carrefour on the doorstep). More later, internet permitting!
On Monday 16 June 2014 I went to visit the french town of Domfront in Normandy France it is a lovely town with a great Castle with great views of the local Area. Domfront has a shopping street with shops to allow you to spend a few hours Shopping and plenty of places to eat and drink. Domfront also has a very good church and a Tourist Information Centre. ...
Bagnoles de l'orne is a lovely French Town set alongside a lake in the middle of some stunning Normany Countryside. The Town has plenty of Shops to allow you to buy postcards etc to remind you of your stay in Normandy and lovely cafes and places to have a meal and also plenty of Hotels to stay the night or a few nights. There is also a lovely walk around a river as well. ...
Flers Normandy is a fantastic French City with great sights with loads of Shops to be able to spend a full day shopping. There is loads of things to see and do and loads of places to have snacks and meals. It is very easy to find as Flers Normandy is very well signposted. ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet