- Non-smoking rooms
- Non-smoking hotel
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- High-speed internet in room
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... castle from the 13th century which rises out of the granite cliffs, an imposing structure hewn out of the rocks built as a refuge for the islanders against the attacks of the British who apparently attacked regularly throughout the history of the island.
On Sunday the skies were grey and the wind was whipping the waves into a froth, but we battled the elements to watch the fisherman trying to ...
PS a very scary night. We were all awoken by a howling creature and we were so scared until it went away!! So after a disturbed night we woke to clear skies, very cold air and a clear sky. We got away early -8.45 to take a advantage of the forecast good weather. With 30 miles under our belts by lunch time we had crossed the last of the Marais. We sunbathed by the sea and had a special treat of endive with our bread cheese and tomato. And then back in the saddle ...
... A lunch stop saw us watching a group play "club" a bit like skittles but with blocks of wood ( Jo you know!). Scooting along the coast we saw mile after mile of beach bathed in sun. Supper calls, wine is still going - it's a hard life. Bon ...
Quite an eventful day. We woke to pouring rain (actually it had been pouring most of the night). Eventually we decided to get dressed as the rain eased, packed up except for breakfast things. More rain prevented us eating outside so we were back in tents to eat. By 9.30 we had packed wet tents and sodden flysheets and were away. Gradually the sky improved and we were in sun. Up ahead we saw black skies ahead pouring ...
... are several differences. One thing I appreciate very much is the classroom environment here. The school has gone to great lengths to ensure a good social chemistry within the class. There was even a three day integration seminar at a camp next to the Atlantic Coast of France. The level is split into several separate classes that all share the same schedule. This allows students to get to know one another and form better friendships than allowed by individual schedules for each ...