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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... D-day so even though we have done quite a bit we put our glad rags on and drove down to Omaha beach. This beach is where the Americans landed and where they filmed the movie 'Saving Private Ryan'. Lots of young American men died on this beach on the 6th June in 1944. When we arrived at the beach they had set up two long tables spanning a very long length of the boardwalk where about 1500 people had brought their dinner to sit and celebrate the success of D-Day ...
... bits and pieces and did not want to leave !
We are now on our last day here in Le Picard in Normandy. We had a barbecue last night and it was great. The weather yesterday was amazing. Dee made the big mistake and never put on any sun cream. So was a bit red last night.
We spent the day sitting on the grass. Managed to get the Awning down and packed away which was just as well as the heavens have opened up today.
We also to the path up out of the town above the Tower of Vauban, a 17th century defensive fort that still stands strong on the eastern hill overlooking the town (sorry, no pic). The view of the little town below and the bay below was great. We also found many remnants of the German occupation along the trail, as Port-en-Bessin was a heavily fortified port in WWII. ...
... facilities'. There are some sinks for washing up dishes that are outside which is all normal enough but in order to get to these sinks you have to walk past a couple of urinoirs on the wall about 3 or 4 metres from the sinks and also outside. I suppose if you absolutely can't wait while you are doing the dishes they would come in handy but I would have thought there might be some other spot they could have located them. These crazy ...
... past few days. I told her they weren't sad and I didn't really know why they would be, but they had been fighting more than was usual. She said 'Oh my God. You don't know,' and then proceeded to fill me in.
Which explained why I had noticed some of his things missing, and why the girls were fighting and being so mean to each other. And it also explained why when both of them showed up by mistake to pick us up from the pool Tuesday ...