Kyriad Lyon Sud Sainte Foy
Travel Blogs from Sainte-Foy-les-Lyon
Well the next morning brings the news that the radiator is gone and the earliest the repair can be completed is next Wednesday. We need to be in France by Saturday as Duncan has to go back to the UK for another interview. We spend a frustrating day, sitting on the garage forecourt in our sad motorhome, waiting for the AA to confim we can organise a …
We had a much-needed sleep in this morning, since we've been on full speed for several weeks! Late in the morning we went to the Confluence district by metro so we could look around and do some shopping at the huge mall there.
The Confluence mall is pretty unique. It has a feel of being on a cruise ship – some indoor areas, some outdoor areas, balconies ...
... Loire valley this week, the girls finished up some homework, and we had dinner – Estelle made Abby’s favourites - a Lyonnaise cannelloni-like dish with tomato sauce, and mousse cups for dessert. It was neat that they had made a meal just for Abby - it showed how well they knew her from when she stayed with them last year. Tomorrow we’re on our own in Lyon since Marc has to head back to Paris for work and Estelle will be at work as well.
... do). Just when we thought we were done, dessert came out (after midnight!). Chocolate mousse cake, Estelle’s homemade chocolate mousse, and more…it was all good, but again so filling!
It was fun to live the “wining and dining” element of the French culture today. It is obviously a very big part of life here, they know how to do it right, and it was an amazing experience to be a part of it!
... an egg. Bliss - especially when the bread is French! We had our lunch at Cafe Le Petit Pont where the waiters were very nice and accommodating! After lunch we made our way to the train station where we caught our train and headed towards Lyon. As the train pulled into Lyon we got a sneak peak of the beautiful city and excitement set in! We found our hotel which was a fair walk away from the centre but the cleanliness and room size made up for it! After settling in, we caught a ...
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