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... in like sardines! We didn’t have a plan B as there were no campsites open at all at this time of year so all we could do was the same as everyone else, secure a space!
To be on the safe side we put a ticket on the car and hoping for the best, walked into La Rochelle in the pouring rain. La Rochelle is a beautiful old town with a lovely old harbour and full of very expensive boutiques but unfortunately the weather was ...
... alot because it’s different than at
story, that I now understand. During the first week or so that I was
here, someone asked me where they could find a restaurant. I said,
uhh, and he’s like, you’re Canadian aren’t you? Of course, I
responded with a oui, but I was a little confused and he said it’s
because you said uhh. After I told him there were a few just down the
street, I thought it was kind of a ...
... for Christmas. When I break it
down like that, it seems that I will be back in Canada to freeze my
but off with the others in no time at all!
But before I get too far ahead of
myself, I must plan what I am going to do for my first 2 weeks of
travelling time! Dana will be visiting some friends from school who
are also in France for the same program since they are also in their
3rd year of University, taking a language. Yes it seems to
be a ...
... at the local betting shop/bar we we're put in touch with a chamber d'hôtel with vacancies for 4 cyclists and two tandems. Sadly they weren't serving evening meals so we had to find a restaurant to eat before coping with our night at the chamber. I can report we have survived the meal and are now just off to bed after shower. Roll on tomorrow. Ps today's wildlife find was 4 deer. Sleep we'll folks, more news ...
... crevettes (shrimps to us plebs). Then round the harbour at La Rochelle before arriving at Marsilly overlooking the sea for our first camping overlooking the sunset across the sea; and our first oysters. All in all a very good day. Bon soir. Ps we passed the 1000 mile mark 2 miles before our campsite this ...