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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from St. Aubin
... Boots the Chemist, and dedicated to her husband. This is a bit OTT but apparently considered the "only remaining complete example of Lalique's heavy clouded glass." So sayeth the BBC!
Tuesday I took the amphibious ferry to Elizabeth Castle. Originally built in the16th century, it has been added to and remodelled over the centuries, most recently by - you've guessed it - the Germans in WWII! It stood for the Royalists in the Civil War a ...
... person so I got a one-on-one tour. I heard about Guernsey's history right from the time of William Rufus (William the Conqueror but before the Battle of Hastings) up to the German Occupation in WWII. This is still very much thought about, and they have a holiday on May 9, the anniversary of the day they were liberated by the British. This year was the 70th anniversary and I think they went overboard on it. I also learned a bit about the Bailiwick of ...
An over night sail and we arrived in Guernsey early morning so we had plenty of time to wander round this lovely town. A great place and felt just like Cornwall. Had to spend 3-4 hours having brunch as we needed to download charts before heading off again for the UK so brunch turned into afternoon beers. Feeling very bold ...
... their artistic flair once again, now we have to carry these lovely art works around with us for the next few weeks! Yay. They did have fun tho, the ones we made last time have sat proudly in their rooms can now be replaced and we can light the old ones and watch them melt away.
On Friday night is was an annual Carnival at the town sea front. The make 'flying' machines and jump off the harbour into ...
... enjoyed a lovely afternoon playing on the beach. However the highlight was a scrumptous afternoon tea of banana splits and chocolate crepes. Yum!
A fantastic time was had on the beach building sandcastles and then trying to race the fast flowing incoming tide as well as watching the crazy French kids going for a dip in the very cold ocean. Well, it was cold for us but as we are in the middle of summer it was obviously not ...