Grand Hotel De La Grotte
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We started today with a morning guided tour of Bordeaux. A mini Paris! Buildings and old streets absolutely gorgeous. A beautiful 17 arch bridge over the river Gironne, built for Napoleon. Had 2 hours of free time in Bordeaux to explore. We found cheese shops, wine shops and chocolate shops! Then sat in an outside cafe to have coffee and people …
... last week. Went on a 3 hour walking tour after breaky. This took us in the footsteps of Bernadette. We had a pretty good look around yesterday so really didn't need to do the whole 3 hours. I'm not understanding the public toilet situation in Lourdes. In particular the men's. You can see straight into the urinals!! What's doin there?? I thought it was a poor design with one toilet block but then it was at every ...
... a walk down to see the pilgrimage to the Grotte where people were filling there bottles with the water and being blessed. There were many souvenir shops all a bit much
At 9pm there is a massive gathering of 1000's that come here lookin for a miracle they march around singing ?
We cross into Spain tomorrow for a bit warmer weather as this the mountains Pyrenees
... buildings, in some places, entire villages. Broad plains, much wider than home. Red earth, subsequent quarries, wine region. Lots of wind turbines everywhere. Temperatures went from 17 in Lourdes to 32 north of Madrid. Crossed another range of mountains 100km North Madrid - Sistema Central. Not high but very rocky countryside. Got into Madrid at 4pm. So many apartments on the road in. Can't imagine living with a family ...
Left hotel at 8.30 after a nice breakfast, in a very crowded space. Really good to be getting to know many on the trip. All seem really nice. Anyway - took a while to get out of Bordeaux, seemed to be harder than Paris. Headed to Biarritz for lunch, about a 2 hour drive. What a wonderful place, can see why it is so very popular with the rich and famous. The Grand Palace Hotel, Was originally built as a royal palace for napoleon's nephew, also an emperor. ...