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Old August 17th, 2009, 12:08 AM   #1
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D-Day beaches and Deauville : a tour in Calvados (Normandy)

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My little tour

Asnelles and Gold Beach :

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Cape Manvieux near Arromanches :

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Saint-Côme-de-Fresné :

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Tracy-sur-Mer :

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Batteries in Longues-sur-Mer : some German tourists coming to see if we had looked after what they built some decades ago but left without any good reason and worse, without saying goodbye.

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Bayeux in the distance :

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And the Presqu'île du Cotentin as seen from Calvados :

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Port-en-Bessin :

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The Port :

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Colleville-sur-Mer :

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Omaha Beach :

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Graves :

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Bypassing Caen :

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Cabourg :

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Deauville : who doesn't want to smash these snobbish Deauvillois ?

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Trouville : in my memories, it'll forever be the town where a little pink-haired and old woman was crying in the streets "there's blood in the toilets !"

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Old August 17th, 2009, 12:14 AM   #2
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Good pictures and funny comments. Très bien.
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Old August 17th, 2009, 12:55 AM   #3
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Super photos, especially the last 20 or so in that quaint seaside town. Thanks for sharing.
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