Travel Blogs from Brizay
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.
... one and it was nice. I would've considered getting a tattoo having half the chance but Henry and Nicky weren't gonna have a bar of that lol. The town square was beautiful, we saw quite a few people getting married, people were happy, cafés were buzzing, there was a little market with stalls for vinyl records, sunglasses, flags, belts and fruit. It was a really bizarre mix of shops. The architecture around the square was beautiful also. We only spent a few ...
Today we did our shop at the local market before driving into Toulouse to do a tour of the airbus factory. Unfortunately photos were forbidden so I have improvised. We saw two new planes going through their final certification . The a350 ( a 320 seater that is made from carbon fibre and composite materials) and the a400m ( the military aircraft with 4 turboprop engines to replace the worlds aging Hercules aircrafts). I imagine the world will see a lot more ...
... 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!