Ibis Toulouse Lavaur
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France is often associated with haute couture of Paris, romance, lovers, cafe culture and people watching, museums and art. But in a world away from the hustle and bustle of Paris, off the major highways, along toll free country roads, you will find another France towards the end of August and into September. Harvest time in …
Slept in til 9.
slept some more
late lunch at the redesigned McDo
arranged for a taxi for transport for tomorrow. asked to make sure they will take a credit card--don't have enough Euros.
bummed that the free shuttle doesn't start early enough. The taxi will pick us up at 4 am.
... away, called for navette. Got checked in at hotel. Went to pool. Hot, but dark clouds in the sky.
Walked to commercial center to have dinner--only a couple places open. I had shrimp curry & Hunter had pho. We both drank iced green tea. We thought about seeing "Maleficent" at the movies, but it only plays at 11:15 am each day. Bummer.
... a guided cycling tour around the reservoir for free - it was very enjoyable with a bit of rolling hills, for a half hour ride on Giant mountain bikes, so quite a good ride!
The weather was also great as it was cloudy and a bit cooler. In the afternoon when we drove to the airport, it started pouring down with a storm!
... barbecue of sorts. He took care of the meat etc, while we cooked a huge batch of roast potatoes and a salad. We all drank a bit before and during dinner, so by the end of the long conversation, as interestig as it was, we were all very tired. We had lemon tart and some French upside down cake for dessert, then went back to the chateau. We watched an episode of sex and the city and went to bed. I love you, ...
TravelPod Member ReviewsIbis Toulouse Lavaur
Taking the quieter country roads from the Mid-Pyrennes to Provence is a beautiful way to see the France countryside, especially when the fields are plentiful for harvest. It really tells a story of the true heart of France.
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