Travel Blogs from Dunkerque
Wonderful to see this Rodin ..... finally! Thank you .... again... Sr Patricia!
We missed the riot. Apparently a number of Africans were injured in a riots on the night before we departed ..... attacked by the Albanians who have dominance in the lorry car park. Luckily we were up at Europe Cite .... which was unfortunately closed on that Sunday. The shopping opportunities are passing me by! Alas!
There is always something beautiful in every ...
This morning arrived with an extremely early wake up call, even by my standards. We didn't get to be last night until well after midnight. So, when the phone rang at 3:45 a.m. I was not in any rush to get out of bed. But, we had to have our luggage outside of our door no later than 4:15 and breakfast opened at 4:30. The motor coach was leaving at 5:00 for Dover to catch the ferry to Calais, France. After placing our bags in the hall, we ...
Totally misjudged the pack down time, resulting in a mad scramble for the port. Got up in time but lost track. Made it though, straight on the boat. Hank had a monster breakfast, I had croissants (bit queasy) Ben had mouthfuls of everyone else's and grapes, Bells had a good go at a bowl of crunchy nut cornflakes. Arrived in France about 9 and currently on route to Le Mans. Quite a few wee stops and a bit of a longer/stretch legs/play stop. Just had a gorgeous jambon/emmental baguette. ...
At last! I'm retired fully. My leaving presentation ended with lots of requests for the address of this blog. Finally, Monty had the last bits and pieces packed and Smartie was attached. We left Bognor about 8pm, checked the tyre pressures at Sainsbury's, filled up with diesel at Tesco ( we had 8p off a litre), and found that our gas bottles were full when we tried to top them up at Morrisons. ...
Caught the ferry by the skin of our teeth. A calm crossing across the channel later, we set off across a very flat Normandy. Arriving in Dunkerque, hotel/F1 was quite far out but we made it into town for tuneful bells and jacket potatoes and vin. ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
TravelPod Member ReviewsWelcome Hotel Dunkerque
The hotel is OK and the staff are friendly. It is in the middle of town and is well signposted. Not a great hotel but clean and only for a few days as there is little storage so you live out of your suitcase.
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