D-Day: A Journey from England to France
Trace the events of the pivotal Battle of Normandy as you travel from England to France and gain an in-depth understanding of this monumental military operation.
- A Q&A with Expert Francesca Casertano
- A Tale of Two Monuments (and Three Centuries of Tourists)
- A Magical Tour of the City of Light
- Incredible, unforgettable India!
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The DoubleTree Westminster in located in the heart of Westminster, close to the Houses of Parliament and the stylish West End. The hotel has an elegant bar, and the award-winning restaurant, City Café. Guest rooms feature complimentary Internet access, coffee and tea makers, irons, hairdryers, and mini bar.Number of nights: 2
The Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth is a four-star hotel in the heart of Bloomsbury, well located for West End attractions and the city. The airy well-lit lobby is warm and welcoming. The hotel offers an elegant bar and restaurant. Guest rooms have been recently renovated with a contemporary feel and feature complimentary Internet access, irons, hairdryers, and mini bar. This hotel will be used for our September 2015 departure.Number of nights: 2
London, United Kingdom
London Millennium Bailey's Hotel is a centrally located restored Victorian townhouse in the heart of London's South Kensington neighborhood. The hotel boasts several restaurants featuring both regional and international cusine. Guest rooms include tea and coffee making facilities, iron and ironing board, hairdryer, and mini bar.Number of nights: 2
Dating to the 13th and 15th centuries, this rustic restored farmhouse is in a rural setting outside the village of Crépon. The hotel features one bar, and meals are served in a medieval dining room with vaulted ceilings. The fine food served here is typical of the region. Each of the 35 Normandy-style bedrooms, decorated in period furniture, has a private bath with hair dryer, Internet access, TV, and phone. There is no elevator.Number of nights: 4
The Manoir de Mathan in the Normandy countryside is well placed for visiting the D-Day beaches and related sites. This rural boutique property offers comfortable rooms full of character from the exposed beams and stonework to the warm fabrics and furnishings. Dinner is served at the sister property's gourmet restaurant (at the Ferme de la Ranconniere), offering regional specialties in a rustic and authentic setting.Number of nights: 3
This elegant four-star hotel is located on Boulevard Haussmann in the heart of Paris close to the opera, sacre coeur, Louvre, and many other monuments. This hotel offers 1920s grandeur as well as modern amenities and outstanding service. Guest rooms are luxurious and vary in size and outlook. A brasserie is on the property and free Internet access is provided throught the hotel.Number of nights: 1