Ibis La Rochelle Vieille Ville
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... van remained, and as it was quite a nice place we decided to stay put. We went for a wander around a very pretty little town and found the Chateau, so paid our 10 euros to go in and have a look. It was very like Rochester castle, and all based on Ric*************heart with plenty of things to see and do, knights and stocks, quoits and board games, towers to climb and wells to peer down. ...
Regarding the title, no, not the guy with the guitar - the rain! 4 days in now and it's barely stopped.. but being British and plucky I soldier on. In case you were wondering, the guitar practice seems to have been limited to 1/2 hour sessions which stopped at about 9m, so no harmonica required.
I went for a late shower on the last night at DO RAY MI FAR SO LA TI DO or whatever it was called and when I went ...
But with money and enthusiasm, this beast could again become a beauty.
I must say though, there is one place where fantasy matches reality--l'île de Ré.
This truly wonderful island is just off La Rochelle and is all you'd imagined a French seaside resort should be.
The thing that struck me most was the softness. The colours were soft and muted - no garish English-style primary colours on doors with every house different from ...
... of the wall so walked around the lane and ran into our neighbours--M et Mme Leblanc -- who were out tending their very orderly (and small) raised vegetable / herb beds.
Rick tried his best but franglais and Nicole's French for Travellers only gets you so far.
He came back and fetched me and I thank Nicole for her Intermediate class - I actually used the subjunctive a few times (Il faut que... one must cut this, or poison that etc.) - and that ...
... hand had doors on wardrobe and a safe but we had a view of the street which was cute. That night Paul and Felicity opted to say home as they were both unwell so Tony and I headed out about 8.30pm this is the time that the streets of France come alive. We went for a beautiful walk up the city centre and explored lots of little streets and found a beautiful restaurant at the front of the city centre and had dinner and a glass of wine. We got back to the hotel about ...