La Reserve au Pavillon du Chateau Raba
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... minus occupant, and Mikey dangling trepidaciously from the tree like a restless sloth. After a while we carried on floating downstream, at one point I somehow managed to turn my canoe over in rough water which caused my sunglasses to tumble from my head and slip beneath the foam, no doubt landing on the face of a now voguish and much admired trout or perch. After following all of the directions and signs the best we could, we began to feel that we may be lost due to a definite ...
... the cathedral, admiring its huge flying buttresses (added not long after its building to prevent it from collapsing) and intricate carved stone doorways, lined with angels, saints etc. Following the crowded main shopping street into the city centre I came to the aptly named Grand Theatre, the huge pillar and bronze statues of the Esplanade des Quincones and strolled for a little while around the centre of town before sheltering from the relentless drizzle in ...
... li>The French do eat dessert after most meals (happier face)
We left about 11.15 am today and it was 6 degrees! As we went the sun came out but it was still cold. However at about 6.00 pm it was 9 degrees. It was sun from time to time. On our way we stopped at a wine/cognac shop which was interesting but without knowledge of wine, we did not know what to buy! We bought a cake. We arrived at our BB Hotel and checked in about 4.00 pm and had a late lunch/early dinner in a steak place. Corry had sirloin and I had roast chicken. Before that ...
... What a place! This is ‘tourist central’, with River Boats aplenty moored in the river,.. busloads of Chinese ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service