Hotel Saint Nicolas
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D31 to Le Bugue; D710/D2089 to Perigeux; D710 after Perigeux to Riberac; D20 to Challais; D731 to Barbezieux-St-Hilaire; D731 to Archiac; D700 to Pons; joined A10 motorway North (direction Poitiers). After a short time, took the A837/E602 to La Rochelle.
We were woken by a text from Georgi telling us a van had bumped …
- Oh well -we aimed at la rochelle but sudenly realised we were a day early so have made a stop at ile de re. Very pretty town and harbour area , well worth the visit and deserves a picture. If you ever make this port stay a couple of days and watch the boats when they arrive and leave -harbour has locked entry and ...
... was at another France Passion site just 10km west of Cognac in a very little village called Salignac sur Charente. Under the trees in a quiet lane beside a small cognac house owned by Madame and Messieur Goyon who were the forth generation owners, we set up camp and prepared for happy hour. Mandy has a reasonable grasp of French which has been wonderful and together with my very limited vocabulary we get by pretty well. The owners of the vineyard were lovely people and after we ...
We women have also developed a rating system for the French public toilets, many of which have some of the necessities, but not many of which have them all. A toilet is rated 5 out of 5 if it has: a toilet seat (you would be surprised how many of them don't come with one as standard), toilet paper, soap, water and hand drying facilities. So far we have not found many that tick all the boxes! ...
France may be well set up for Motorhomes but as far as Internet is concerned they are not, and when you can get it it costs an arm and a leg unless you want a contract. I was only able to upload a couple of photos to the last blog but as the signal is stronger here I will go back and add more. Anyway, back to our meal in the restaurant a couple of nights ago. Everyone was very surprised when Geoff decided to order snails as an entre and even ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Pets allowed