- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... we almost missed our bus back to the town) almost felt like flying, or at least walking on the moon. I was in a place I would have never known about, or even dreamed I would be, with three new friends it had only met over a panini the night before. As I sat their in the sand I was grateful that I had just said yes to going, that I had allowed myself to deviate from the plan and experience something completely new. We watched a lovely ...
It was doing to be a hot weekend so we headed out to the coast and checked into a campsite. Electric hook up and unlimited wifi seems like luxury. Arcachon turned out to be an upmarket holiday resort with chic town, massive villas and beautiful beaches. Plenty of cycling and swimming in the ...
... followed by steak, fries & shallots...mmmmm!
A long stroll along the promenade and a sea salt & carmel ice-cream cone, then off to see the largest sand dune in Europe, Dune de Pilat. Holy mackerel, it WAS huge! The dune is growing by 4.5 metres per year, and it's already engulfed a roadway, several trees and ...
... There were some inspiring sights though, such as harvesters working the large fields under powerful floodlights, with the backdrop of a quite spectacular sunset, giving the sensation of being witness to an alien yet human world, of which I am but an insignificant neuron, a single cell in the flow of humanities blood cruising down a motorway into darkness, a sort of Bladerunner style vision of a dawning future age... I definitely experienced a mixture of ...
... is a creek or indent in the coast there will be boat moorings. As a consequence boat builders are everywhere and they have some impressive equipment. The straddle lifts can go up to 5,000t.
Everywhere you go there is a small backwater being usd for boats.
The Acrochon Basin was an important site during the war as was Cape Feret just the other side to ...