Citotel Les Alizes
Travel Blogs from Bordeaux
... 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 ...
... adventure when I landed on their doorstep.
Next stop BORDEAUX - land of wine.
4 guinea pigs.
2 cats. (one who ****** in my shoes - this incident ended our friendship)
This was my home, my French school (as a student), my English school (as a teacher), where I became a cyclist and the place that almost led me to name this blog "Fat in France" or "Big in Bordeaux". In the end ...
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 ...
Right after the visit from Terry, Pam and Ebony we left for Bordeaux to meet our friends, Rose and Todd and their son, Max, who are from Vancouver. Cole was especially excited to see his good friend Max and the two were pretty well inseparable during the week that we were together.
I was looking forward to seeing Bordeaux as I'd been told that it's like a mini Paris but without the attitude! I was ...
We had a bit of a sleep in today, as didn't leave until 10.30 from Lourdes. We didn't too much though just wondered the town looking around. Had a breakfast in a little French coffee shop. Mikey had crepes and I just had coffee. Something we are starting to find annoying is the meals supplied by our tour trip at the hotels. The breakfasts have pretty much been the same since starting. Croissants everyday does get ...
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed