Cheval Roc Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Nice relaxed day, went shopping early, there was a M&S opposite the boat so some good old English bacon and sausage was called for then after a hearty full English with French eggs, we headed out to explore round St Peter Port, again with it still being festival time the town was putting free music events on during the day so we stopped and watched some of the free entertainment on offer. After ...
We got up early again and ventured into town and went shopping, two pairs of new shoes later - ( for me not Tracey ! ) we headed back to the chandlers on the Marina to buy a stainless steel rod holder for the rear gantry on the boat. We couldn't leave until 2pm so we had lunch aboard and tidied the boat and did all our checks, engine, sails, lines etc etc. and before we knew it it was time to leave. We didn't feel as nervous as usual, we must be getting more adapted ...
... housed Charles II for a while before he was declared king, in Jersey. There is an outcrop of rock on which the hermit St. Helier is purported to have lived around 550 AD - not sure about that at all. The rock is now at the end of a breakwater. There was also a demonstration of how to fire a flintlock musket and prime and fire a cannon, which was very interesting, not to say amusing, as several men in the audience were 'volunteered' to ...
Never forget that all of St. Peter Port, the capital and principal town of Guernsey is BUILT ON or IN A HILL! Everywhere you go, shops, hotels, restaurants, any tourist spot, you will have to climb up and down steep hills, or lots of steps. So.... the knees are suffering but the calf muscles should be doing well. It isn't helped by the fact that it is fairly hot and humid, though they do get a sea breeze down by the shore.
Monday, I went and had a ...
... and shocked everyone with her skill and ability.
Well, you can imagine Kate and Roy took great delight in letting us know how resoundly they beat us so there was nothing else we could do except bundle them in the car and head off to the beach to take their minds off the thrashing.
We visited two beaches today. The first was the nearby beach of Hauteville, where we spent a lovely hour or so wandering ...