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- Non-smoking hotel
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Non-smoking rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
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... colours of the trees and the brilliant green of the grass was amazing.
E failed to get any lunch as we discovered that 11:11 is a bank holiday in France and everywhere was closed! So we arrived at the hotel at 5:00 pm and were starving! We checked in and the owner kindly provided us with pate and bread and a glass of red....perfect!
... the next train back to the apartment. We picked up our last few things from the supermarket that we will need for dinner tonight and for our travel day tomorrow and a piece of cholesterol tart each - the best chocolate tart I have ever had! It was so good. Tonight's menu was homemade pizzas on tortillas. We made up enough so that we can put some in our containers to eat on the train tomorrow for lunch. We watched a couple more episodes of Criminal Minds before re-packing ...
... cafes/ restaurants/ bouchons cafes, bars galore. Needless to say we have sampled their offerings and come away very happy. Our meal last night of grilled prawns, toast topped with what they called tapenade but we call Romescu and jambon, a lovely steak tartare, a nice cheese platter, all washed town with a couple of house wines. They come in refillable bottles of 460ml with a very thick bottom; this concept stems from early days where the wine houses shrank the normal ...
... is a metal plate on the ground that vibrates when you walk over it and you get a little spritz of water in the face. It was simulating what a mustard seed goes through.
After walking back down from the factory we got to do a tasting. There were plates set up with small snacks to dip into different mustard samples. I don't like mustard so I only took a little taste. Everyone else seemed to really enjoy the mustard samples. After the tasting we were ...
... views of the city, a couple of rounds of Monopoly Deal and some pretty cool street art. We also had a night by the river and were devastated we couldn't squeeze in a drink at one of the many river boat bars that are dotted along the river so instead just sat on the edge and watched the world (and swans) go by. Coming into France has really shocked us in terms of how much more expensive everything ...