Hotel Francois 1er
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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... 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 ...
... create the cognac.
Basically, cognac is a twice-distilled white wine, which, prior to distillation and barrel-aging, is quite acidic and not very palatable. The eau-de-vie is distilled in very specialized small, copper kettles, then aged in several different types of French oak barrels, depending on the characteristics the cellar master wishes to impart to the cognac. Cognac must ...
Another long drive, 406 miles! Roads are excellent, straight, smooth, easy driving. 2:1 to Adrian playing Trivial Pursuit on the ipad! Only just tho by a centre question! Found a lovely campsite in St Jean-De-Luz, very clean, access to the beach, good bar & great Mojito! Saw a Nuthatch pecking for bugs just above us, never seen one so close. Adrian used his personal shower at the back of the van, he's well chuffed with ...
Toady we helped with some chores, carrying up timber framing to the 3rd floor for Roger and a few other tidy up jobs.
Decided to have another small ride in a different direction, managed to clock up 34km. On the way back we called into Barry & Celia's to say farewell and discuss a potential project. Couple of beers ...
We had a wonderful last night with Sandy & Roger and they spoilt us with a Raclette, where you pick what you would like and cook it yourself - great fun, and washed down with real French Champers, thank goodness we keep clicking up the km's on the bikes otherwise I would be as fat as a house by ...