Hotel Orange Marine
- Shuttle bus service
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Room service
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Orange Marine Arcachon
Travel Blogs from Arcachon
... of rain, loud rumbles of thunder and bright flashes of lightening. Pretty scary when you are in a tent but once again it stood up to the elements and was still standing the next morning.
The following morning was a bit wet and overcast but we decided to head to Biscarosse beach and have a wander around the market stalls which was nice. We had a pasty and an ice cream on the beach and then headed back to the tent. As the day went on it was a lot clearer and warmer so ...
We then attempted another long drive being one of the longest of the contiki to Bordeaux. We had a few memorable stops, one being the QUICK fast food place :P (pretty much maccas) where we shared some jokes about Emily's secret franchise :P. We had then stopped for lunch at a carcassone castle which was pretty cool. It was full of shops and restaurants that was quite nice. We had found this one lolly shop thy ...
... and harvested in the shallow warm waters of the Baie d’Arcachon, which you have probably never heard of- we hadn’t until we were offered a home exchange here.
Interestingly, while here this week we have never heard anything other than fluent French spoken, and never saw a menu in English, yet it is a huge ...
... to my hotel taking photos, all in all, I think I'm gonna like this conference.
The first 'official' day I guess. The main auditorium is quite nice, very comfy chairs...though I don't know if that's gonna be a good thing or not =P. Lots of people too, definitely in the 300+. The talks were interesting, and believe it or not I'm actually taking good notes! Lots of jumping around the streams ...
... rather than on top?? We never did discover why but no one seemed that fussed so we didn't
worry to much.
Once we made it to the water we found a large flea market selling everything you can imagine, the atmosphere was exactly as you would expect and the weather was roasting. Luckly
we had decided not to purchase sun screen as the price was ridiculous so we got pretty burnt walking along with more and more things to distract us from ...