Mercure Toulouse Compans Caffarelli
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- Airport Transportation
- Wireless internet connection in room (surcharge)
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Room service
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Travel Blogs from Toulouse
... train, or tram. 10 rides, to be completed in 1.15hrs. Did very well, got our change .05c in the tray BUT NO TICKET. Poked all the buttons we could see, no go, then we asked a passing lady, and she reached into the flap where the change had come out and WOW, there was a ticket - dumb ones! The idea was to do a trial run to the sagrada so we knew how much time to budget for tomorrow. Worked well, 10mins. Taxis ...
... stroll along it's banks.
Elsewhere in the city there are several world class galleries and museums to enjoy. One of the best galleries in Toulouse is it's modern art gallery, Les Abattoirs. The collection houses an impressive 2,300 works of art, representing a vast number of artists and styles. The gallery has hosted famous modern artworks by Picasso and Duchamp and a walk through its halls can be an eye-opening and awe-inspiring experience. ...
... and grand old buildings before having lunch (from this point on it is implied that "lunch" means cheese and bread unless stated otherwise) in the royal gardens. The temperature was in the mid 30's and it was nice just to relax. We repeated dinner in the park that night with the same menu but with an added bottle of wine.
Back at the hostel we have a few drinks with some Germans and Aussies. The Germans were 18 and having a crack at binge drinking. ...
... but again, worry about that later. I have brought some amazing things home on trips and (knock on wood again), have rarely lost one or had it damaged beyond repair.
To the room and foot off the floor. The plan is to meet at 4 p.m. to go to the violet tea place. Our guide made it sound like it was a tea room and I wanted to go just to taste the tea. But it was a big mistake for me. I should definitely have skipped it. ...
... a guided cycling tour around the reservoir for free - it was very enjoyable with a bit of rolling hills, for a half hour ride on Giant mountain bikes, so quite a good ride!
The weather was also great as it was cloudy and a bit cooler. In the afternoon when we drove to the airport, it started pouring down with a storm!