Le Tuc D'Eauze
Travel Blogs from Dax
... for the kids - Oh well.
The final activity of the week to report on was a little trip to the fun park which was right on the water at 1 end of the beach. It is pretty self explanatory - see attached for photos. The kids loved it. There is another one at the other end of town with a roller coaster on the top of a cliff, so that is very high on the agenda for the boys along with lots of beach, cooking classes and more pintxos for this week.
... are the worst, car drivers here are terrific, compared to NZ we are disgusting in our attitude to cyclists and pedestrians.
The minds and eyes were boggling and my thoughts were of the Coromandel beaches especially Otama where one hardly come's across anyone.
Biking was a challenge but interesting as you will see by the ...
... my score would have been brilliant if I could have kept the ball on the fairway. Many penalties as the course had plenty of hazards, rough, and bunkers. Great to see Jacqui play well and we will be a great mixed foursome team when back in NZ.
The Frenchies were such great fun to play golf with, to manage a win was sweet as a Gateaux Basque!!!!! LOL.
... moving onto our next destination.
After about an hour we arrived at "Le Train de La Rhune" which is a very old train up a beautiful big mountain - we loved it but unfortunately at top it was very foggy so we couldn't see anything, but it was still worth it.
Our final destination was Saint Jean-de-Luz were we stumbled across a beautiful beach which was ...
... Spanish and French people. Though as much as there were misunderstandings galore it was a brilliant place to get that whole exposure to having to practice another language and it was great, from past experiences these ones generally rate as the best stories from your travel memory!
The next day I went into Bilbao, specifically to see the Guggenheim museum. A monstrous titanium lined architectural master design! Of course to top of viewing the grand building, ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility