Le Chateau d'Allot
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... method (this is a 1 to 6 ratio for those with more of a mathematical than a romantic need for facts). The result is quite delicious.
So onto the fine dinner:
Ravioles de foie gras et truffes
Jus de canard
(Truffle and Foie Gras Ravioli with Duck Jus)
Pavé de sandre au sel d'algues
Blanquette de homard et châtaigne à la truffe
(Zander with seaweed salt, lobster and chestnut and truffle)
... or air BnB to drop off our bags then head in to town to meet Liyana for dinner, we walk through the streets and Liyana tells us about Bordeaux. We have dinner at this cute little restaurant by the cathedral the food is amazing, then we head to the theatre and the square where there is a carnival in town we wander around a bit before jumping on the tram back to the air ...
... chateau, still occupied by the old countess. Will be interesting when she dies as to who will look after it. Just one of hundreds in France, too expensive to maintain or do up. They have a very spoilt dog who is rather cute. Lunch on the terrace & a quiet afternoon in the garden reading & chatting. Again a delightful dinner on the terrace, Her hubie does all the cooking it seems & she nags him!. But first it was champagne for my birthday. Late to bed, well ...
... used our best French "bonjour! parl-le-vous anglais?" (hello! do you speak English?) to find our platform and, just like that, we were on our underground service.
On arrival we walked across to the car-park with no real idea of what to do next as all the finer details of our pick up point were locked away somewhere in the World Wide Web. We split up for 5 minutes on a search for free wifi but with no luck Amanda used our one liner again on a ...
... was being used by lots of little kids, big kids and dogs as a wading pool. We saw that there was some event on further along the promenade, so we went down to check it out. It turned out to be a roller blading competition. The competitors had to weave in and out of little cones and do tricks. We watched this for a while, but it was really hot, so we sat under the trees in a nearby park like most other people who were ...