Inter-Hotel de l'Ocean
Travel Blogs from Capbreton
... haircut today cause it was to long and causing to much drag ,but i left my beard because i promised hannah and karis that i wouldnt shave all the time i was gone .
im looking forward to crossing the boarder tommorow and hope to get to San Sebastian wich is about 30 miles .ill probably get another hotel there before heading southwest through the mounains towards Sallamanca and Portugal. ...
.....thanks for reading more to follow xxxx
Gastes to Mimizan then Leon 46 miles
Great cycle routes all the way. Finished day in a 4 star campsite (i dont know how they give it 4 stars without even seeing my tent!) I suppose they did have toilet seats and toilet paper. Unfortunately there was no one at reception to pay, so i didnt! I had a great burger from a local restaurant. I got to bed about 10 and slept like a baby.
... da and a bit of a chat. Turns out he is from Aberystwyth and his wife from Aberporth so he actually knew where Betws Ifan was. He obviously didn't fancy much of a chat with us though as he made his excuses pretty quickly to move on. We rode off and after a while Ruby got upset because Lily would never let her get in front of her on the bike and every time she tried Lily would speed up so she couldn't. Jess and I both tried talking to her and ...
... and last but not least, it is very hard to find a place to change money! The airport couldn't comprehend that need, and neither could any banks in the town. It was kind of preposterous. Eventually the post office exchanged our cash and I was then able to eat a huge bacon salad, which was amazing. Travels have been fun, awkward and not sleep-filled, but we have enjoyed it so far. Tomorrow is prep for the trail and we are excited to start Monday! Wish us buen ...
... to play in the waves.
Meeting up with the various friends along the way has been great and has produced many memorable moments. From Keith and Penny; all the former crew of Cowrie(Mark, Emma and family); Albert and Pamela from Rambler; Brigitte and Christian; Andrea and Neil in deepest rural France; all have been so hospitable along the way and we want to say “Thank you for making us so welcome”.
The motor home is ...
- Room service
- Free parking
- Pets allowed