Hotel de Seze
Travel Blogs from Bordeaux
... Mikey and Jo. We were staying in a town called La Teste de Buch in the Arcachon Bay, which opens up onto the Atlantic Ocean. After a few days relaxing and eating a vast amount of baguettes and cheese, we decided to hire some canoes and take to the rivers nearby. We arranged the hire and along with some random Spaniards were taken by the canoe company to a launching spot about 10km from the Arcachon Bay and handed our canoes along with sketchy directions on where to go so we didn't ...
Up early and off to Montparnasse, narrowly avoiding a hefty fine for an invalid ticket (a foreign passport and puppy eyes does the trick), I found that the TGV I was planning to catch to Bordeaux was fully booked and I couldn’t even get a reservation. The bloke at the ticket desk thankfully managed to find me another route that would instead reach Bordeaux via Tours, a city of which I’d heard but knew nothing about. As it turns out ...
... li>The French do eat dessert after most meals (happier face)
... room snacks from a supermarket ,fruit, cheese, salmon etc. We then went to Bordeaux , where we found parking with difficulty. The centre is like any city, e.g. Oxford street. It had large buildings, parks, shopping centres ( like London ). We found an evening antique market in a park which was great but we never bought a thing! After a coffee we returned to the hotel but washed the car on the way. Diesel needed tomorrow but is about 1.29 euros per litre which is better than the ...
... but gives you a commentary along the way, and orientated us to the city better. We know where to head back to tomorrow. I started taking notes but then i would miss seeing things cause I was writing so I gave up, watched and listened. Although we visited here for a night last time, I have little memory of the city except it was cold and wet and we arrived in about 5pm and left again the next morning, so nothing is at all familiar.
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility