Westhill Country 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 ...
... emotive one. This museum is loaded with information & pieces from that time - almost too much to take in. In all museums etc, I try to discover some of the story of the people rather than just dates & events, & once again my belief that we are all the same was reinforced. Went back even further in time with a visit to Castle Cornet - built in the 1200's & now housing even more museums. It was a case of ABM instead of ...
... 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. ...
... the one-way system in the middle of Bayeux.
I spot a 'toutes directions' sign and we get the hell out of there, toute de suite!
Several years ago we visited the D-day beaches and museums ( except Utah) and visited the huge American Cemetery at Omaha Beach. It was a very moving experience. When you look at ...
... taking it down would be useful about now. I thought back to my training and came up with a plan, of which only one problem it required a minium of 3 crew, It was then I remembered I was single handed for the next couple of weeks! By now the wind had increased again and with 8 knots of boatspeed and about 3 knots of current, our (Ground speed was 10 to 11 knots topping out at around 13). And not forgetting I was towing the dinghy with the outside loo in it, it ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet