Le Relais du Lyon d'Or
Travel Blogs from Angles sur l'Anglin
We left the ferry port at Caen at 14.15 for a three hour journey to Poitiers... and arrived 6 hours later. Even allowing for 30 minutes getting lost and a half hour break, that's still 5 hours driving and we took toll roads. Stayed in a Best Western hotel made up of apartments with a ground floor and mezzanine built around an old manor house with a little outside pool. Problem was, ours was on the 3rd floor so ...
... traditional Basque Home with turrets up on the hill, a quick look inside another lovely church, a short paddle in the ocean and back to the coach. A very pretty town. Next the wonderful Pyrenees! Little villages spread throughout mountainous terrain, deep valleys and delightful views. Arrived at Pamplona at 3.00. An hours rest at the hotel, then into the town centre for a guided walking tour. Guide led us around the route of the ...
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and of course, planning our new adventure! I so enjoyed writing and researching Beneath African Skies that we have decided to follow in my ancestors' footsteps this time, and plan a trip to South Africa, and then on to Kenya. House exchange will again feature prominently and I am searching the web to ...
... smooth red. After dinner had a walk around Bordeaux - lovely cathedral around corner from hotel and about 15 minutes walk to the river. Lovely town - can see why people like it so much. Lots of medieval buildings - squares and restaurants with lots of people sitting & eating outside being a Friday night. Would have been nice to sit and have a drink, but far too tired. Back to the hotel for an early ...
6am start to get to check in to the ferry terminal. Sailed at 7:35am, arrived in Calais 8:35am (UK time). It's at this point we find the European satnav does not have Poitiers in it. So we join a convoy of other lost souls (5 cars), led by the only guy with working satnav! All is well until a wrong turn, in some large unknown city, a swift u-turn by me resulted in ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking