Hotellerie du Bas-Breau
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... is massive!! It was pretty much built to
celebrate the French victories in various wars and we got to stand on top of it
and look across Paris (see one of the photos). So we did all the clichés like
the Arc and had a look at the Eiffel Tower as well as Notre Dame, not to mention
walking down the Champs Elysee, the main street of Paris, now that was big!! I
think the highlight was just being able to stay in the heart of Paris and be
appreciation of all the team members!!
While the others were away I was lucky enough to have a mini
clinic with Adeline. Back in the day when George Morris did a lot of clinics in
France Adeline was his interpreter. She is now a bit of a GM fanatic which
suits me fine!! I worked 4 horses with her, on the flat and with some jumping
exercises. Great to get some 1-on-1 tuition and she really stressed the importance
of basics to me. ...
... mare, has been entrusted to me by Eric. Everyone calls her Eric’s gamble since Edouard didn’t want to take her as she is quite green(with apparently only 5 months riding under her belt as the story goes, as much as I can gather) and probably not so easy to sell, but she is a half sister to a good horse that Baptiste was just starting to ride 1.50m classes on(PACOME DES PLAINES who is now ridden by a Danish girl and was ...
... attraction is a small statue doing a wee. And it was the place where comics like Tin Tin and Asterix came out of. That's pretty cool. Aside from that...well, there wasn't a lot to do. In our opinion. But make your mind up for yourself, don't let my opinion stop you going. And let's face it, great beers, chocolate, waffles, comics and a peeing statue aren't anything to complain about. It also has a beautiful main square. But when you remember you can get great ...
... but i might waffle on all day. I did go to le Chateau de Fontainbleau for my day off but ill tell you about that in a later blog Anyway ill upload some pictures. A picture might say a thousand words but I thinks its still impossible to Barbizon the wrap it deserves, but ill do my best :) Oh and one last thing, since ive started riding a bike, ive taken to going to the bakery as soon as i wake up and getting a fresh baguette for the day. Man im lovin ...
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