Les 13 Assiettes Hotel
Travel Blogs from Le Val-Saint-Pere
... could escape but Tom Tom found us an alternative taking us straight through the middle of a village as they were setting up the square for the market. Tom Tom has a penchant for excitement alright!
Our first stop was in the region of the Marie Poitevin, a low lying swamp that has been heavily canalised to enable access for farmers. Known as the Venice Vert (or green Venice) it is France's answer to Mandurah! The next day we headed for our ...
... we were there. Then back by bus to the bikes and the van. We drove to Avranches and got the last spot in the Aire which was only about 5 min walk to town. After dinner we went for a walk around town following a walking trail. Nice enough but unfortunately it was heavily bombed during the war so not a lot of old interesting architecture. Back to the van where we watched the breaking news about the Malaysian airline crash over Ukraine. We went back into town the ...
... the port. I needed a lighter lunch so had soupe de poisson and a goats cheese salad while Geoff had soup followed by fish. The boys both tucked into more moules frites and both demolished them....well James finished Hamish's. We walked around again after lunch but it was getting very hot in the heat of the day so we headed back to the car. The town was busy and there were boats arriving from Guernsey and Jersey into the harbour. We headed back to Le Petit ...
... in the middle of a courtyard was purple, the cathedral was multicoloured and writing projected onto several walls made the whole place seems rather magical. We went into the cathedral, which was breathtaking, perhaps because it was night time and the lights were on, it was quiet and peaceful inside but it was the nicest church we have seen. Th crypt was a little creepy but very interesting and the stained glass lit from inside was wonderful. Such a beautiful night to spend together in ...
... for supplies at the Super U, supermarket buying charcuterie, cheese, bread and salad to replay the meal we had with Paul and Averil last night. Today has been an even nicer day weather wise so we are expecting an absolutely beautiful evening to eat outside. We rested before heading over for dinner about 7pm and had a family game of soccer in the beautiful garden in the bright sunshine. Apparently Paul has been resting all day so I hope he is up to visitors again ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking
- Pets allowed