Grand Hotel de la Gare
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Shuttle bus service
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Non-smoking rooms
- Babysitting service
- High-speed internet in room
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... first day of rain, (probably since Edinburgh!), so we only had short walk in town before back to the hotel to read and for me to write this travel blog.
Tomorrow we take the big highways and some toll roads towards Paris. First to Orly Airport to drop the car off, then into the heart of Paris to the apartment which will our home for a few days.
I wanted to add 'my impressions of France':
We have again really enjoyed ...
... did not have the correct connector for a water tap. So we went to a garden centre and stocked up on connectors and hose ends. We used the last one to connect our clear pipe to our blue pipe to reach a tap, so we need to replace that. And Sue gave us rillettes d'oel and I wanted to get some to take with us. Tomorrow we will go to Tours, the following day in Blois, followed by Orleans. Then Evreux or Dreux and finally Fecamp and Wimereux. Then it's the ferry home to ...
... the motorway. But the campsite was easy to find and reception was still open. Most receptions open limited hours and out of season, even shorter hours with lunch breaks from 12 till 2.30. So got sorted, found a pitch which suited and settled down. A lunch of cold roti de porc was garlicky, but filled the spaces. And off to see our ...
... our" café again. It was good to know they were still there as so much has changed in the last three years. We managed to get back to the van before it rained again but it did brighten up later in the day.
A much better day today. We were going to visit the Tank Museum but unfortunately Mike's knees were playing up again so we just did a bit of shopping and returned to ...
... did they do capuccinos? No, came the emphatic answer, so I asked for a cafe creme - white coffee! Out came the coffee - okay, it was so close to a capuccino that LEs and I had a giggle to ourselves. This is what one would call "lost in translation". Obviously here, a capuccino is one of those black coffees with a topping of cream - not the traditional capuccino that we Australians know and love. Wasn't a problem - it was really good!
Next came ...