Hotel Escale Oceania Biarritz
Travel Blogs from Biarritz
... couple of days ago. Hopefully the nice people from Eurodrive are not reading this and they will appreciate my nice patch up job to take care of a couple of small dents and scratches and a slightly droopy right wing mirror.
This weeks date night on Thursday was less eventful than last week and we only met a few locals and for some reason there are no really funny stories to tell. I don't have the photos but they have been posted on facebook.
... watching the French enjoy their summer holidays.
Our tour guide Vincent led us to the harbour and to get some Basque Macarons which are completely different from the coloured ones but delicious. The harbour square area was a delight with the water clean and grey mullet swimming, artistes painting and selling their works. The town is beautiful.
Back to the car and off to Spain and San Sebastian which we had heard so much about.
I was glad ...
... stress. Parking was a PROBLEM - its August and all of Europe is on holiday and want to be at the beaches!!! Vincent the champion found a park and we walked to the old town to have Pintxos - Basque tapas. We left if up to the Bosses to order and they kept coming and coming, samples of this of that and natural cidre that you have to pour from a great height to get the bubbles - or so they say!!.
A walk through the old town onto the Harbour, we must have ...
Another great day in Biarritz. We started the day looking around and going to the markets . There was lots of fruit, veggie, meats and fish . I got a croissant there ,then we went for breakfast across the road . And then we went to beach and I ABSOLUTELY LOVED IT . Dad took me out to the big waves ,( I couldn't even touch the bottom ) it was really fun and we spent all day swimming ...
... street to the only place in sight other than homes - a hotel where we spent the next couple of hours in their bar watching the storm. Another patron told us that slightly farther up the coast, winds of 80 km per hour had been predicted so we were getting some of that but perhaps not quite a fierce. Nevertheless, strong enough to overturn the patio chairs outside in the hotel garden patio. When the ...
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