Brit Hotel Marbella
Travel Blogs from Biarritz
... for the kids - Oh well.
The final activity of the week to report on was a little trip to the fun park which was right on the water at 1 end of the beach. It is pretty self explanatory - see attached for photos. The kids loved it. There is another one at the other end of town with a roller coaster on the top of a cliff, so that is very high on the agenda for the boys along with lots of beach, cooking classes and more pintxos for this week.
... tight spot and a lie down amongst the young and old.
Escaping the crowds we heading back to the tranquility of Bayonne and enjoyed a delicious Ice cream. Fantastic dinner of veal and salad. Vincent went off to play Pal-la an old Basque sport similar to Squash, played with a plywood bat. We wandered down later to watch him play which was eye opening. Walking home through the streets at 11pm the restaurants were still full. What a day in the Basque!! ...
... of hours at a Thai Cooking school in Chiang Mai 2 years ago. Their hospitality has been so generous to us its embarassing, we have had and incredible time and made great memories. We only hope that Melanie & Vincent will make it to the shores of New Zealand so we can show them some of our culture & beauty.
Guy d'Arcangues as Basque Poet said "Come to the Basque country, and you will surely fall in love with it," and thats exactly what happened.
Good morning, world! What a beautiful day it is here, at the Hotel-du-Palais. Marina and I have decided that we want to spend the whole day, just here.... and enjoy the beauty of this Incredible summer palace of Napoleon III and Queen Eugenia. Our day, of course, began in the luscious La Rotonde dining room, with its excellent buffet. Jacques and Marina both were hovering around the seafood (salmon & caviar, ++), with all the trimmings,and ...
... fresh out of the ocean it was barely dead, and there was a rainbow of colours from all of the different fruits and vegetables they were selling.
The only thing I didn't like about this trip was that I just got to stay in Biarrits for a couple days before we drove to the next town. The feeling I got when I was watching the waves, the feeling of having nothing but miles and miles of ocean in front of you... It's almost like my daydreams when I was little. ...
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