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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Pets allowed
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Riquet Toulouse
Travel Blogs from Toulouse
... our carriage is at the far end of the platform (of course) and, as we think the train is about to depart, we hustle through the crowd on the platform as quickly as large wheeled suitcases will allow. We're on board, having confirmed that we are in fact on the correct train, settle into our seats and relax. We're on this train for about an hour and then have a 15 min stopover at the next station and that train will take us to La Rochelle. ...
... a look around in the souvenir shop then head out for the day, just before lunch. There are only 5 locks to go through today, although there are two doubles and they are all downstream which seems a bit easier. I opt to cycle from the first lock through the next two and Sue comes with me. The single locks are automatic so we have perfected out system of dropping off the shore crew, Gary and I, ...
... quite close together so the longest walk between locks is 1.5kms. Although I do have to step it out to stay ahead of the boat :). We succeed in our plan and have an almost clear run to the town of Castelnaudary (which, incidentally, is also the name of our penichette) and get through the 'staircase' of four locks before lunchtime :). We moor up to have a look around as the harbour is quite pretty and to find a restaurant to try the ...
Today we headed to Lezignan-Corbiere to meet up with our wine club friends. We overnight here before taxiing to Argens Minervois to take charge of a penichette for 7. What a hoot! We catch the train from Toulouse and spend about 90 mins watching beautiful scenery before our stop. We arrive at 2:15pm and we're currently in the restaurant near our hotel waiting for the owners to arrive so we can check in. The restaurant owner is very friendly, ...
... into the night. Steve gave us a few lessons on tasting wine and sampling cheese. His extended family have their own vineyards in the Rhone River Valley so he had lots of wonderful insights to share with us.
Stephanie prepared a wonderful meal for us on our first night there and we happily enjoyed our first bowl of homemade Ratatouille! ...