Ibis La Rochelle Vieille Ville
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A real seaside day. Morning mists as we rose after our wet previous evening to breakfast standing up before setting off along the coast. Morning coffee at Chatelaillon-Plage with local dancing in regional costume to accordions, hurdy gerdys, flutes; then on towards La Rochelle with lunch overlooking the sea as ...
As we got up at 7.30 we just about got away without torches. As light came we had packed up the trailer and panniers and we're sat at our picnic table for tea, muesli and toast with Vegemite and Sarah's home made apricot jam. Then we were off north bound to the ferry crossing to Royan - a rolling, pitching crossing, a bit chillier than our southbound crossing two weeks ago. After 60 some miles (we can't be more accurate as the mileometer stop working after lunches for a few miles) we ...
... most of the day outside. We had originally
planned to take the trails to Fourras, where they have some really
nice beaches, but as we had to have the bikes back at a certain time,
we decided that we didn’t have enough time. But I do hope we can
take a bus there one day to spend the day or the afternoon at the
beach and touring around the little town.
In the evenings a couple times a week,
Off to Office de Tourism. Good little map with suggested walking tours of the maritime history and the historic city. Potter around in the rain till it gets too much and we retreat to a bar. Huge cloud burst and the bar fills with lots of other soggy people looking for shelter. Fantastic selection of jazz playing so we are quite happy to sit and dry out along with everyone else. Then to ...
... in torrential rain. The restaurant terrace is fully covered so we do not get wet but the first row of tables are sitting in 6 inches in water! Table next door, four irish guys who are stuck in La Rochelle as the weather is too bad for their single engine, light aircraft to take off. They are hoping for a weather window early tomorrow. Very good company and a good time had by ...