Ibis Styles Niort Centre Grand Hotel
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Pets allowed
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... eight french speaking people was a challenge of understanding and patience but two of the guests were pilgrims doing 2 weeks per year hiking the camino and they had a little english to go with Laurie's little french so we got on fine until the politics came out and it got beyond our capacity. Basically they fear being accused of racism for the way they deal with muslims. A thunderstorm sent us to our rooms to finish a bottle of red and cooled the temperature and the ...
... in S Korea. We had booked a restaurant which had a choice without chevre for Di, and the marching bands ambled by outside. Great to see the mixture of ages in the town band. Sideshow alley was busy and the static display of local birds and animals added to the country colour. Came home for a nap, canasta disasta, and risotto al ...
... single lady behind us...
Back in Fontenay the next day I managed to wrest back linguistic control and got us a very nice table at the Oasis - a somewhat unprepossessing place from the outside, but once through the door....ooh la la!
All a golden, peach and mint green, slightly bling dining room with a very energetic patron. Lamb and prune tagine to die for. Rick made a mistake going for the safe but less interesting formule.
But we'll be back. ...
... the problems with damp and mould. But once done, it will be magnificent.
And then there's the garden that's starting to become part of the house.
Roots undermining the stonework, blackberry spreading all through what was once a magnificent garden and climbing over the lovely soft stone walls, along with ivy getting into every nook and cranny. I love wisteria but I've come to understand its need for ...
... moving when the country started flashing by, so quiet and vibration free are the TGVs. There was an announcement that the bars were open, but having bought our baguettes there was no need to move. No bar trollies appeared. That must have been the strike gesture for the day. A couple of hours later Milton and Barbara meet us at the station and drive us home. They've made supper for us, so we eat early and then ...