Hostellerie De Fontanges
Travel Blogs from Onet-le-Chateau
Today we got up at 8:30 and went down to breakfast. It was mainly the same as yesterday, but today I had a wonderfully sweet nectarine along with some mini crepes with maple syrup. I enjoy the breakfasts here at the hotel; it's very relaxing. We can take our time, eat what we want, and slowly savor our little pots of tea. It's a great start to the day.
We then got ready and headed out. One of the staff let me know that our architect would be in her office at 3 pm. C'est bon! We ...
... got back to the Orange store, there were only 2 people in front of me. It didn't take too long. I had to get a new SIM card (10 Eur) in addition to the 15 Euros of time, so now we have a new phone number. Previously, one of us was coming back within a 6-month period, so we could use the same SIM card. Anyway, the guy was nice, and we got everything we needed, plus he recharged the phone for me (with the 15 ...
... map for the Midi-Pyrenees. Of course, we have one at home, but I have no idea where it is since we just moved to Portland, Oregon one week ago.
We then spent the next hour or so trying to get on the proper road that would take us to Gaillac. I didn't want to take a toll road; I wanted to take a scenic road. Eventually we found it. We saw some beautiful scenery, including fields of sunflowers, along the way.
We were ready ...
... the table I now remember. We used wifi a bit over lunch. After we'd done the inside the chairs arrived, so with the help of two more of Tony's French friends (one who cheerily spoke great English and one not a word nor understood a word) we loaded them into a trailer. At this point even more friends arrived so we all unloaded the chairs and tables onto the lawn and put another trailer load near ...
... we booked it for tea and went back home for a quick rest and then back again. We all chose the 33 Euros meal which included an entrée of scrumptious smoked salmon – so good. My main course was lamb followed by crème caramel served in three pretty little pots – one was pannacotta. Yummy as and so was Craig’s. Photos with the views behind us were ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking