Hotel le Grand Chalet Ronce Les Baines
Travel Blogs from Ronce-les-Bains
... cycling has been good , the french people are very cosiderate to cyclists and the roads are in great condition , but my backside would probably disagree ! I have even considred holding in my ***** in the hope the extra coushening may help .
I have tried comunicating with the locals and have had some succes but apparently speaking english in a french axcent just confusses them .
Derek is operating ...
... moved further in and the sea kept knocking them down. The waves weren't so much fun today as it wasn't so windy and they were smaller so we had a bit of a swim but not much. Then it was ice cream time before the ride home. As it is our last night on the island we decided we had to go out to dinner and found a very nice little restaurant down near the beach. The girls are all very keen to go out to dinner but I'm not ...
... glassy, making for an exceptionally comfortable ride. With the sea stretching out smoothly towards the horizon, the line where the water met the sky looked almost purple and distinctly otherworldly in the early morning light.
We had another day of sunbathing and reading, while feeling a little anxious about our entry into Royan, which is in the mouth of the Gironde, which has some wickedly fast tidal streams if you catch it ...
... Also if anyone fancies meeting us on route then it would be nice to see you! You would get a feature in the blog! As a last thought this trip has taught me so much about the girls, i now have time to get to know them learn their habits and all the things which make them unique and special like Ruby and her brilliant sense of humour and amazing drive and determination and lily and her boundless energy and her kind heart always wanting to ...
Feeling rested and refreshed, we set off pretty early again from Sables, with the gentlest of breezes and the promise of a beautiful day to come.
Of course, the gentlest of breezes isn't exactly perfect for sailing. We managed to use our spinnaker for the first hour or so, but after that the wind died away entirely so we had to motor for four hours. ...
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed