A team of 25 students and three chaperones left for France on Friday, March 9.
On Saturday, we visited the Louvre and Gallerie Lafayette, and cruised the Seine at night.
On Monday we travelled to Normandy.
The extended bus ride gave many students the chance to catch up on some rest. We stopped at the supermarket to pick up some snacks and lunch for Tuesday's picnic on the beaches of Normandy.
After lunch in the historic town of Rouen, everyone enjoyed a walking tour: amazing churches, old buildings and glorious sunshine. Some free time was spent shopping and enjoying the ambience.
After dinner, we arrived at the hotel at 8:30. We had devotions together and played a few games before Wednesday's 7 a.m. wake-up call.
On Wednesday, after a wonderful breakfast, we went to Juno Beach and the Canadian cemetery.
We had a memorable day travelling back in time to WW2. We