Hotel Des Pins
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So since the last post we made the drive from Ile de Re to Biscarosse. Nothing much to report on the drive just that due to the French heading south as well the roads were quite busy in places. We arrived at one campsite and Jim went off in a golf buggy to check out the available pitches, they were a no go so we went to the next campsite down the road. They gave us a map and we found a pitch we liked the look of so decided to stay there for 5 nights. One thing we didn't ...
We left Emilion, a quiet and peaceful place and travelled into Bordeaux, noisy busy and hundreds of cars on the roads into the city. A massive contrast. I didn't personally enjoy Bordeaux but more because my head hurt and also we had parked our Beast in a pretty shady district and pedalled into the city. There were call girls on each corner and rubbish everywhere and while we were walking around Bordeaux I was conscious of a small niggle of ...
... strip isn't exactly connected with ample sidewalks.
The staff at the front desk were clearly challenged by the arrival of 18 guest with bicycles early in the morning so we set to work assembling our bikes in the parking lot. The weather looked cool and wet as we were landing but it was dry despite being a bit overcast. Assembly went well but there was a bit of damage to Gilles' bike--the tip of his front brake lever had snapped off. As much as ...
... some discussion, and advice that it was only a 15-minute walk, we set off with our baggage and bikes and the airport luggage carts to walk. That was certainly an adventure as we struggled through a couple of ditches and negotiated a couple of roundabouts which were not intended for pedestrians.
Arrived at the hotel about 8am which caused great consternation with 18 people landing in ...
Thought I should take advantage of the free wifi that actually works at this wonderful bar in Biarritz! Wonderful because it's got 20 great beers on tap.. To update from the last entry, a huge thunderstorm in the night meant I had to race out in me shreddies at 6.35am to wind in the awning before I set sail for a second time across the lake in the van. Of course I should have remembered a freshwater lake = mozzies!! Yep they came in a pincer movement and ...
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