Hotel Le Baron de Biarritz
Travel Blogs from Biarritz
... preschool age boys in tights, shorts and patent leather shoes! Everyone is still in coats and winter clothes. When we commented to a local on how cold it was for this time of year she said, 'we have an expression here, that we don't take our coats off before the 40th May!'
The Guggenheim museum has been here since 1992 and I'm not sure whether it is the chicken or the egg, that has made Bilbao such ...
... We then had dinner with a Scottish guy that we just met who had ridden a bike 1700kms from northern France to Santiago. He had rented a car and so today we drove out to Finesttere with him which was known as the end of the world as it is the most western point in Spain. Quite a drive considering that Pat the scottish guy drives on the left side of the road normally and in Spain it is on the right. Anyways everyone arrived safely.
... Jar of Yogurt, "Gattzatua" and Berries
Video Girl's Bekarki tasting menu consisted of
Xangurro in Essence, its Coral Blini and "Gurullos"
Green Broth Infusion, Scampi and Smoked Monkfish
Sauteed Fresh Foie Gras with "Salt Flakes and Grain Pepper"
Red Scorpionfish "UMAMI"
"Desalted Cod Box with Shavings
Roasted Pigeon with a touch of Mole and Coca
Milk and Grape, Cheese and Wine Parallel Evolution
... and 700m of climbing less than the original route.
I put my head down and got on with it, picking up Spartacus and a train of Brits once we hit the final leg. It was a good ride, and I finished 16th woman. In an ironic twist of fate, John missed a turnoff somewhere in that last 60km and didn't end up completing the course. Some of the intersections were not marshalled very well. He rode straight to the ceremonial ...
... have anywhere to hang swimsuits to dry. We went out for a quick walk while there was a break in the rain and just as we turned around, it started to POUR!!! We got back to the van just soaked and decided that the best thing to do would be to change into dry clothes, turn on the heat and play some more Settlers of Catan.
We woke up the next morning to a decent day and set off for Biarritz. We found parking on the ...