Normandy is situated in the North of France, along the west coast. It sits below Picardy which is home to Calais. It has ports such as Caen, and inner sancturies such as the calvados region. The northern coastline of Normandy is across the North sea from Portsmouth and is famous for its role in the 2nd world war and the D-Day landings.
Our reason for going to this region was to sample the culture...
Advantages: Well located, Comfortable bed, Good breakfast, nice lobby area Disadvantages: no tea and coffee making facilities in the room
...Hotel Ibis Duisburg City
During a weekend trip to Germany, I stayed one night at the Hotel Ibis in Duisburg City. After staying the Etap the previous night, I was looking forward to staying at the Ibis Hotel in the hope that I would have a more comfortable stay. During a different trip I had stayed at the Mercure hotel located round the corner, so I had two local hotels to...
Advantages: Great location, Good breakfast, Free parking Disadvantages: Needs a facelift, 80s inspired rooms
...The Ibis York Centre is a budget hotel in York that provides adequate lodgings for a cheap getaway to this wonderful city. The location of the hotel is by far its major selling point and this is probably one of the few things about it that keeps people returning.
As I said, the location of the hotel is definitely its star selling point. Located on The Mount, it is a mere...