Hotel Stars Rouen
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... with a beautiful old cooking range.
After we had wandered through the gardens (and the gift shop) we found a nice little restaurant and had a delicious lunch surrounded by flowers. We had time to go for a wander through the village before heading back to catch the bus back to the train. We waited with the American ladies and the Australian couple then made it back to the train. We had a short wait so continued the conversation with the Aussies ...
... to get to France! He had a huge artwork of a fingerprint on the entrance wall, within it was a self portrait - all just line drawn and cross hatched in black ink on white. Very clever young man. The weather remained grey and windy, and we decided that there was no point in climbing around the cliffs again without sunshine, so made a plan to go 50 km beyond Rouen (where we needed to catch the train in the afternoon and return the car) and visit Giverny - Monet's garden ...
We have arrived in France. Journey was very uneventful, crossing calm (included a £20 voucher for free food - not bad for a £50 ticket) and ferry was pretty empty although there were a lot of American teenage girls so everything was 'amazing', 'fantastic' and 'gee, thanks soooo much' all at a huge level of decibels.
Did meet Tour de France lorry convoy on way to Dover and wondered for a minute or two if we were going wrong way and should ...
Monet's Garden – 4th July
A slower start this morning – hanging around
our apartment in the Morais district. It’s really nice round here and people
are very friendly. We shopped for yummy cheeses and breads and I found a lovely
white top – Craig won’t ...
Our first stop of the day was the cute little village of Rouen. It feels as If everywhere we go has been ripped right out of a picture book. It is not the plastic, artificial reality of Disney but the decayed beauty of reality and I can not get enough if it. The cities are built around these grand cathedrals that the peoples lives revolved completely around. It is impossible to find a spot where you can not find ...
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