Ibis Styles Saint Gilles Croix de Vie
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Reduced mobility rooms
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We boarded the ferry early on Friday morning from Port Fromantine to make the 25 minute crossing to Ile D'Yeu a small island with a population of 5000 people set 18 km from the coast to land in the picturesque Port Joinville.
The island is 9 .4 km long and 4 km wide and it is like going back in time where few cars drive along the narrow roads and bikes are a common mode of transportation. There is ...
... afternoon. All went well until a loud crack on P&Ps tandem signalled a broken spoke and buckled wheel. Fortunately we were near Pornic which has a Decathlon. After their bike mechanic took off gears, replaced spoke, tried the wheel we were underway again. We have camped on the outskirts of Pornic and done 45 miles - not all in the right direction!! PS. Frances was practising her salsa whilst others were in Decathlon - rock on Frances. Roll on domain. Bon ...
... A lunch stop saw us watching a group play "club" a bit like skittles but with blocks of wood ( Jo you know!). Scooting along the coast we saw mile after mile of beach bathed in sun. Supper calls, wine is still going - it's a hard life. Bon ...
... at the local betting shop/bar we we're put in touch with a chamber d'hôtel with vacancies for 4 cyclists and two tandems. Sadly they weren't serving evening meals so we had to find a restaurant to eat before coping with our night at the chamber. I can report we have survived the meal and are now just off to bed after shower. Roll on tomorrow. Ps today's wildlife find was 4 deer. Sleep we'll folks, more news ...
... the sights are simply unbelievable. It is an amazing feeling to visit a place that you have only seen on postcards and the television. It is hard to believe that right now I am only one month into this amazing adventure. I am very excited to see the places that I will visit and the people that I will meet and get to know over the next ten months. I believe that everything that is happening now an that led up to this was all part of God's plan before I even thought of it. - Ben ...