Hotel Francois 1er
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... but the walls were
decorated instead. Again, you’ll see in some pictures I post.
We went for a little walk along the river too and we saw some
swans and some mallard ducks. For some reason I just didn’t think France and Canada
would have the same type of ducks. And swans are quite pretty and much bigger
than I expected actually.
In my pictures you will see some animals. I find that it is
common in France, or at least this ...
And so the weekend travelling has begun. Even if it was a nice little short day trip to Saintes. Saintes is about a half hour train ride South East from Rochefort, it is also found along the Charente….the river that Rochefort is on. BUT, in Saintes, the water is a nice bluey green colour, rather than the muddy brown colour we have in Rochefort. If it wasn't such a gloomy, misty day it would have been much ...
... and in one town the musty smell of wine was overpowering. Interestingly too, the shops in this area -supermarkets etc, still shut at lunchtime. David had a wander around the town to size up the boulangeries in the town. Only three camping cars ...
... drying sunflowers. Arrived at Angouleme, small town but excellent new campsite. Camped next to some more Aussies, Matt and Jane from Perth, who had been travelling Europe on and off for several years, initially in a Motorhome, now in a caravan. Much chatting over few red ...
... and 'champagne', the name 'cognac' is an Appellation d'origine contrôlée, (AOC) and the brandy's production methods must meet certain legal requirements.
The vineyards of the two most common grapes used, Folle Blanche and Ugni Blanc (locally known as Saint-Emilion), blanket the hillsides surrounding the town of Cognac. These grapes are used to create a white wine, which is then ...