Arena Hotel

28, rue Lavoisier , Clermont-Ferrand, Auvergne, 63170, France | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Clermont-Ferrand

Actually, I've had my chances

A travel blog entry by the.shananigans

... keen to chat. He told me he was from Libya. My whole life suddenly flashed before my eyes and stopped at the bit where the last Libyan man had been addressing my beauty. This guy didn't seem as full-on, but I was still feeling a bit uncomfortable, so I wasn't sorry to arrive at the shop I wanted to duck into. "Have a good afternoon," I said, "I have to go into the shop."

"Me too," was his convincing reply. Yeah. Right. If he had gazed lovingly into my eyes at ...

Vichy and Bilingual Church Services

A travel blog entry by the.shananigans

5

... arrive at the train station. It is literally just at the corner and up the street from my house, which makes travelling super convenient. On the other side of the train station, about 10 minutes walk, I arrive at my friends' house.

My friends are an elderly couple. I know them because they are in the same church as me, though I had never met them before now. I go to see them every Sabbath. We have a service and then they have me for what is always a glorious 3 ...

Gallivanting

A travel blog entry by the.shananigans

7

... it to myself by believing it to be an educational experience, which it was. I learned that everything had a French twist. Firstly, they didn't ask if I wanted cheese. They just gave it. Typical.

Also, they didn't have the usual varieties of cheese, only what I know as cheddar. Make of that what you will. All I've got to offer is the information that the French really, really like cheese.

Also, the word for ...

Vollore Ville

A travel blog entry by veh58

15

We headed on to the next Aire which was at the top of a mountain and the views were spectacular. The camp owner told us to park at the side as the last camper to park got stuck and they could not get out, so we parked and made tea took in some of the views and then when it got dark went in to the pub which was like going into someone front room with a small bar area and some tables. There were about 8 people in and they were ...

Saint-Gervais-d'Auvergne

A travel blog entry by xinxilanren

21

... had a nice peasanty evening meal and then, on the next, rather overcast day with nothing much to do we decided to drive in to the nearest large town: Clermont Ferrand.

It turned out to be interesting in three ways. Firstly it's the home of a well known and successful French rugby club (named after the town), so Jack now has his rugby souvenir from France, a supporters ball painted in the ...

   

TripAdvisor Reviews Arena Hotel Clermont-Ferrand

4.00 of 5 stars Excellent