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... back home in New Zealand?)
If you like them (and one of us does) the oysters of course, brought in the shell for around €5 or €6 for ten (NZ$8) I image every house like this one has a few special oyster opening knives.
Christine loves her raw food, so beef or tuna or salmon carpaccio has to be on the list.
For me, jambonneau- roasted pork knuckles with both crackling and beautiful meat falling ...
... s wedding.Our return journey will be one we have never done before and we are really looking forward to it, we are catching trains from Rocehfort to Nantes, Nantes to Redon, Redon to Rennes and Rennes to Morlaix. We are staying in a hotel in Morlaix then the next day we are getting a train from Morlaix to Roscoff. We then catch the afternoon ferry to Plymouth arriving in at 10.15pm where Sophie and Chris will meet us.Should be an exciting and enjoyable journey ...
... tide and sailed to Aix, where they were going to meet other boats from RochefortWe all went to the daily market in St Denis to buy Oysters for our lunch on Dauphne Blank, 24 oysters only cost us 12 euros which is approx £8.50 so a bargain......the market is always very busy and so popular with the locals and those on holiday on the Island. They sell all sorts from fruit, veg, cheese to clothes, bags toys and many more items.The oysters were really ...
... the way the tolls from San Sebastian to Blaye came to about €12.00 in 4 pieces. You get very good at having the card ready as you approach the barrier.
It was €6.55 to park for the night which is barrier controlled and toilets are on site too.
Fortuitously there is a small restaurant adjacent and a humble pizza and few beers at 21:00 before he closed was a worthy reward after a lot of driving.
It will take me a month to get back to Irish time for going to ...
The day started well. Up at 6 and at the station by 7.25 - 20 minutes before the train was due. The station wasn't manned (and there were no toilets). By 10 to 8 we were getting worried about the next connection. Then a man came around the corner, gesturing us to follow him. The train was replaced by a bus - which took a lot longer (and didn't have a toilet).
Some lovely scenery on the 55 minute bus trip ...