Le Corps de Garde
No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Photos of Le Corps de Garde
Travelers also recommend:
TripAdvisor Reviews Le Corps de Garde Saint Martin de Re
Travel Blogs from Saint Martin de Re
... that I’ll be working with as they have quite a high level of English!
This week I’ll be working Monday and Tuesday at Surgeres and Thursday at Courcon. Nathalie, the teacher that "looks after me" in Surgeres has invited me to stay at her house every time that I have back to back days in Surgeres, which is super helpful….it’s pretty expensive taking the bus back and forth.
Once again, I’ll say it. I am ...
This building, called la Corderie Royale, is where all of the ropes were made for different boats and ships, like Hermione. It is 374 meters long and the longest building in Europe. They had to make ropes close to 200 meters long and this explains the length of the Corderie Royale, because of the way the ropes were traditionally made in the past. The building was partially destroyed in a fire in 1944 during a bombing raid by the Germans. Later in ...
... sold out….with a guided tour you’re
able to go down into the belly of the ship and see all of the different rooms,
however, we weren’t that lucky. Our little tour was quite interesting though
just staying on the deck of the ship. They sure did do a good job rebuilding
it. It looks beautiful.
To explain a bit why it took so long to rebuild, first they
had to come up with plans. It is a replica (or ...
... is because I was invited to a teacher’s house just this past Saturday to have supper with her and another teacher, Pauline that lives in the same apartment building but works in La Rochelle. So these two teachers are actually in their first year of teaching after university, or perhaps I could say they are in their last year of their teaching degree, as they work 9 hours a week all year, preparing classes, teaching, marking and doing everything a teacher does. But ...
... the same temperature since I arrived at the end of September. I mean hey, I’m not complaining because I’ll gladly take above zero temperatures for a winter. What a nice break that is, I’m just saying it’s different is all.
My trip back to France went well. Had a short flight to Minneapolis, had a short layover because my first flight from Winnipeg was a bit delayed. Then I was actually able to sleep on the plane ...