Hotel le Lacassagne
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... through Airbnb again. As is becoming my usually I've put together a video of Lyon, which includes: - Old town streets - Théâtres Gallo-romains (amphitheatre) - Basilique Notre-Dame de Fourvière (best view in Lyon) - Hidden passages in the old town - Wait for the last picture - something is a little different with the windows, can you see ...
So today it is with sadness that we leave Italy and head back to France and now the end of our trip is getting closer quicker and there is still so much to see.
Italy is a beautiful country with stunning countryside, beautiful friendly people, awesome food and etched in history. We have spent 5 glorious wonderful weeks in this place and haven't seen nearly enough of it. The Mediterranean coastline is so different from the Adriactic ...
... airport in Lyon was very impressive. She explained that it was designed to look like a bird. We boarded a bus for a tour of the city. Lyon has a lot of very beautiful architecture. We saw the confluence of the Rhone and Saone rivers. It would have been nice if the bus would have stopped a few places so we could get off for pictures. The city appears to have a lot of culture and interesting history that I hope ...
... mint you ask? It was
actually flavoured with real mint leaves and it was so awesome!
We checked out a couple of cute little stores we saw and once
again wished I could transport some of the things I saw back to Canada, but it’s
just not doable.
That night, for Hector’s birthday (on Halloween) we went
bowling, had a surprise cake for him and all sang him happy birthday in another
language….I was the lucky one who got ...
... there is an expectation that you will taste the wine and declining is the exception, not the norm.
Perhaps at Bocuse they sensed that we were bogans from the colonies but the sommelier asked if we would like to taste the wine and made it very easy to say yes or no with either choice being totally acceptable without a blink of an eye. This felt much more comfortable to me than the normal practice.
And I think that was the essence of the service excellence ...