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- Continental Breakfast
- Breakfast Available
- Outdoor pool
- Non-smoking hotel
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Multilingual staff
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Travel Blogs from St. Helier
... 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 ...
... 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 ...
... catch. This kept us entertained for a good couple of hours, unfortunately the tide was still out and the boys never got the chance to do some fishing. However the prawns did not go astray, as they turned into a nice afternoon snack.
After the beach we did some grocery shopping before heading home where Kate cooked a delicious dinner of spaghetti paired with a fantastic fruit smoothy. It was a different combination for a meal but we all enjoyed ...