Royal Yacht Hotel
Travel Blogs from St. Helier
... them) over lunch at the Jerbourg Hotel, on the cliffs overlooking the sea...such a wonderful occasion. Edith, the matriarch of the family is Jack's sister and it was fortuitous that she could make it for lunch with Frank. He was the oldest at 96 and Gabriella the youngest at just 6 weeks old. Together with Chris & Jane it was a lovely meeting of the Brennan/Le Provost and Hunt families. Some of us had an encore performance ...
... of island history. This was a bicentennial project & are beautifully done. Our day in Sark was another step back in time to a place with no cars, where all transport is by tractor, bicycle, horse & cart or shank's pony. We had a tractor pull us, in a tram, up from the port & then had a horse & cart ride for a couple of hours around much of the main island. The island is administered by a parliament of 26 elected plus ...
... St. Peter Port. We ended up visiting the house where Victor Hugo lived when he wrote Les Miserables. I can see how this would be an inspiring location! This evening was one of 2 formal nights on the ship. We dressed up, had our picture taken, watched the champagne waterfall, listened to the captain's speech, and had a wonderful dinner. After dinner we caught a show and had a nightcap and a dance at one of the bars on the ship. ...
... where there is a large MH Aire for 50 in a car park near the centre of town. In our experience the directions in 'All the Aires-France' are very accurate, and as we don't have sat-nav, we have come to rely on them and trust them.
This time however, we follow them exactly, but just cannot find the Aire and end up in a 7m+ ...
Friday 13th June. I left St Peters Port at about 0430 and headed out on the last couple of hours of favourable tide before 6 hours of adverse current heading towards St Malo, Then the tide was due to turn at about 1300 and the wind, which was very light was due to increase in the afternoon. Well it did increase and increase a lot to about force 5 when I realised I should have taken the spinnaker down half an hour ago, this was about the time I realised that a ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
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