Le Grand Hotel de la Plage - Royan
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- Minbar in room
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Room service
- Non-smoking hotel
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... a long time. But really, the lyrics sum up the way the past two weeks have gone since I was saying goodbye to some kids and saying hello to others.
Here are the lyrics:
You say yes, I say no
You say stop and I say go,
You say goodbye and I say hello
I don't know why you say goodbye, I say hello,
I say high, you say low
You say why and I say I don't ...
... skinny rope, they kept adding to it by using this specific “machine” that twisted the little ropes together, making a big rope. There were all sorts of different sizes of course, but like I said before, the ropes were super long and stretched out throughout the whole length of the building. As the rope is twisted, the length becomes quite a bit shorter. There were cute little models that went along with the explanation too that I took pictures ...
... to a replica they could
make) but they didn’t have the same plans that were used in the 1700’s, they had
a couple of drawings and sketches to follow and they rebuilt the hull by
following templates to a scale of 1. They also wanted to keep the ship
historically accurate as they rebuilt it, but of course had to follow modern
day regulations. The ship was also built using the traditional building
... It was really funny to see their fluffy bodies and their little skinny legs running as fast as they could towards us.
For lunch we had the famous foie gras (goose, or duck liver). I say famous because the week before and after Christmas all I heard from the students was "What? You haven’t had foie gras?" or “You don’t eat foie gras for Christmas?” So now, I can proudly say that I have eaten it and I like it quite a bit actually. It comes in ...
... a really cool nativity scene, but it wasn’t only a nativity scene, there were many different scenes from the bible. There was Adam and Eve, Moses, David, and John the Baptist to name a few.
We also saw a really old Ampitheatre. It was so cool. I felt like I should have been fighting off lions, gladiator style.
We went back downtown and ate some yummy crepes of course. We saw some new flavours, like ...