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Aug 27, 2012 - Bayeaux and D-Day Beaches

Today we start the big drive towards Mont Saint Michel, but before we do, we've still got a little bit of touring to do. Given we got in to Caen so late, we're going to visit some monuments before we leave. The first is the Chateau Ducal, which Ali has opted to stay in the hotel for. The Chateau Ducal is a military style fort, which was originally built by William the Conqueror, and improved on by his son amongst others. Throughout time it was taken by the british monarch King Henry II and his son Richard the Lionheart, before being taken...

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