Brit Hotel Marbella
Travel Blogs from Biarritz
... lunch in a Catalan restaurant. Not very local, but we were hungry, and the albóndigas ("abounding ass" says autocorrect) were succulent. We then walked to the old town and up the Urgull hill, which was used in the past as a vantage point to defend the city. Up there we enjoyed the view and learned about the history of the city, that was ravaged in 1813 during the war between Napoleon and the Portuguese/British. On the way back we walked through the old city center, and ...
We were In Biarritz for two days. On the first day of Biarritz we arived late. We looked around the shops and then had dinner, then went to bed. On the second day we went out for breakfast in the morning. In the afternoon we went shopping and went for a swim in the beach. At the beach there was a platform that we jumped of it about 5 times. ...
... benefit, but having class from 9 to 5 is EXHAUSTING. After that not only does everything start to close, but I'm so tired that I have no energy when I get back and I still have homework. It's like working a full time job in the summer. Thank god for short days on Wednesdays and Fridays though. This Wednesday I have a few plans to do some exploring on my own and free my mind.
Speaking of freeing my mind, I just got back from a fabulously relaxing weekend in ...
... 8230; On February 1st, 1903 hotel was caught by fire, after which it was rebuilt with an additional wing and altered with several storeys. The rebuilding, completed in 1905, was designed by the famous Belle Epoque architect, Edouard-Jean Niermans, to whom we owe some of the most luxurious hotels throughout the France, Monaco and Spain. Today, the main hall, private salons, the dining room still feature original Second Empire style. It was here in 1906, that the King ...
After being in Toulouse for a couple days, we went to the Atlantic Coast to drop Jean (the little brother) off at a camp called "American Village" to speak English! The drive took about 3.5 hours, but we finally arrived at the camp. We met up with some cousins of the family whose daughter was attending the same camp. We went to the beach there and the waves were a little rough for me. We had lunch on the beach and then dropped Jean off with the ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility