Westhill Country Hotel
Travel Blogs from St. Helier
... 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. ...
... back on the main road and easily find our next site at Chateau de Martragny. We get a very warm and informative welcome and soon get settled on a pitch with good TV reception (there are lots of trees) and a good free internet connection -success!
Perhaps we'll have another go at Bayeux tomorrow - our very last full ...
... 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 ...
We've spent the last couple of days anchoring (a way of reining in the expenditure).
After a pleasant sail we anchored outside of St-Vaast-La-Hougue. When we got there there were quite a few boats at anchor, most were waiting for half tide so that they could get into the harbour. By night ffall there was four of us - 2 being catamarans.
The anchorage itself was very pleasant with islands on either side - the fortress ...
Levelling and assessments done - tick
Maternity leave finished - tick
packing done - tick
Freezer filled for Greg and Daniella - tick
Still to do:
Drawings to colour
Planning application to be taken to planning
Blue Island flight to run on time, with no problems
Air Austral flight to run on time, with no problems
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet