Travel Blogs from Royan
... our way to Cognac was the city of Saintes so we stopped there for some lovely patisserie and coffee. Roman architecture was present on the side of the river and we found a building full of edifices most dating back to the 1st century before heading off to Cognac where we visited the Hennessy house of Cognac. We took in the guided tour which included a small boat ride to the other side of the river before tasting and ten buying some of their rather nice Cognac. Our campsite for ...
... wine, plus a small amount of rosé and sparkling wine. We drove into town to find the tourist information and discovered it was in the XIIth century Citadel, and there was an antiques fete on. Simon & Ray was lucky that We were unable to transport anything back home, there were many things Jen & I wanted to buy! Blaye is truly beautiful and I wish we had had more time there (http://www.tourisme-blaye.com). We did manage to find a local vintner within the ...
... obviously the best way to travel around the resort. It is 33 hectares of pine forest, with meandering roads and paths. Good exercise and just plain good fun too. Of course more beach, more sun...and more wine :) Friday Once again another beautiful day, on the beach, this time drinking sangria with lunch and generally having a lazy day. The takeaway place 'Restaurant Rapide' had a Moules & Frites night which for €10 Ray got a huge bowl of mussels and chips. We ...
... Alsace and the leading vintage ports. A well-made Muscat or the Pineau des Charentes will probably win your favor. You never take pot luck but ask for advice before buying to ensure the maximum drinking enjoyment. The very definition of pleasure!'
... wrong time. Naturally we'd planned our trip so we'd be there at the right time, but stern warnings about a place's dangers tend to stick in one's mind, even if you know you're going to avoid them.
All went smoothly, as expected, although the number of boats trying to make their way into the marina at once was quite alarming! Nonetheless, we navigated through the sea of yachts towards the visitor's berths, the sun ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility