Hotel Victor Hugo
- Room service
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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Breakfast. You gotta start the day off right. Yogurt, to keep yourself regular, an espresso, a croissant and some cheese and bread. Drove into Dieppe centre and parked. Walked around and took some photos. Beautiful. And empty. Then off to Lorient. I figured that it might be a good home base for a couple days. Mainly stayed on the highways only …
... time. And pretty much all the same people who travelled with me on the 11AM ferry are heading back. We make it back to the mainland and I walk back to the car. It's still there even though I thought I'd be towed. Thank goodness. I then drive back to Lorient. Fill up at a gas station, successful this time. Full tank. I find parking right outside the hotel again. Great. And then pick up a few things from the supermarket and local patisserie down the street. I eat in and fall asleep ...
I've really enjoyed watching French television during my trip, especially the channel Arte. Today, a program on one of my earliest passions, paleoanthropology, featuring none other than Richard Leakey. My Mom was kind enough to drive me to hear him lecture in Buffalo, NY when I was ...
... excellent that was our afternoon sorted!
So after a quick lunch we changed into our swim wear, which in the case of Paul had to be speedos as the general swimming pool rules in France insist on no baggy shorts so budgie smugglers it has to be!!! Okay i've just been corrected, they're not speedos they're swim shorts......but still lycra hee hee. Anyway off we trotted to the spa only to be told that due ...
... Now clearly a tourist site with many french tourists taking advantage of the long weekend to visit without the hoards of Poms.
A picturesque stop and a break from inland visits, the remainder of the trip in France will follow the coast.