Ibis Gare Matabiau
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
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We spent the morning with Delphine and the baby and we walked around the lake in Balma after our breakfast of brioche, crepes, and croissants. It was lovely to be on the receiving side of the foreign exchange. We went to the gare (train station) in Toulouse at 2pm for our Eurorail trip to Barcelona which lasted 3 1/2 hours.....we had a supply of …
... baguettes, cheese, grapes and cookies to share
and layed in the sun talking and relaxing until the movie that evening. We
ended up choosing Magic in the Moonlight, I like Emma Stone and thought it
would be a good choice. However it was not how I had imagined at all. Funny side
note, when I was paying for my ticket and said I would like to see Magic in the
Moonlight, the lady says, it’s in French, we all had a little laugh that she
said that. I guess it was ...
... some quality was sacrificed. I spent the rest of the afternoon coordinating trip details with Hannah, talking with my mom, and watching Netflix. I wanted to venture out and experience Toulouse, but Jordi was too tired and me navigating such a big city on my own is dangerous. Plus, why start out the trip with extra strain on my budget. I even managed to find a supermarket for lunch/dinner rather than eating at the MacDo across the street. Every little bit ...
... very well. Luckily breakfast here is available up until noon, so there is a good chance for a sleep in. I then walked into the city centre, and realised that the hotel is located in a bit of s dodgy part of town. Probably why I didn't go out to find a restaurant last night, or tonight either. Luckily the restaurant here is excellent. So I walked to Market Victor Hugo, where the locals do their food shopping. The seafood displays were amazing - I have never seen so many scallops and ...
... and paintings. We loved a special exhibition of Benjamin Constant (1845-1902), with exquisite paintings of scenes in Morocco and various portraits. It was all an extra bonus as admissions were free, due to a strike we think. There was also the Saint Sernin Basilica, built in the 5th century. We had lunch at a restaurant above the market in Les Halles Victor Hugo. Good value and nice food at Le Magret for €19 each for three courses. We started with rounds of toasted ...