Hotel Les Brises
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Tues 12th May
We left around 10.30 in sunshine and headed back over the bridge to the main road and turned left. All was going well until we tried to turn off on to the coast road, only to find that there wasn't a slip road where there should have been one! Silly Emily got her knickers in a twist and sent us in towards the centre of Les Sables des Ollonnes and we ended ...
... totally self-sufficient and independent I went to a pizzeria and had a cracking Pizza Paysanne (yes with a raw egg in the middle - proper!!) and two pints of Jupiler. Bear Grylls look at me and learn..
Today I haven't travelled that far- Chatellailon Plage just below La Rochelle. Discovered on the way that the van doesn't always want to go the way the wheels are facing in the wet. I think the French ...
... in mustard damask, similar to the one in the fancy house in Poldark -- trying to get some sleep in between the griping pains.
However, the beautiful old church right beside the chateau rings its bells EVERY hour, then a few minutes later just in case you missed it, then once on the half hour.
It's a bit like the Chinese water torture.
The worst is at 7 am when the church-ringing mafia have decided that YOU WILL GET UP AT 7AM!
... little medieval village of Vouvant, I made sure to ask for un crème très chaud! The patron didn't bat an eyelid and it came hot-- so --another success.
This cafe thing is quite bizarre. I've always thought of France as a country with a cafe on every corner. In reality, at least in this area, it's hard to spot one and forget a decent barista!
We went to the Saturday market this morning, foregoing our usual bowl of muesli and ...
... But with Tony at the helm and Paul navigating and felicity and i barking instructions we would of only had 5cm each side of the car to manoeuvre into this bloody car park. We are here that's the important part. We settled into our rooms, one the classic double one the superior, well which was which. Paul and felicity we felt got the wrong room, they didn't have a safe and didn't have doors on the wardrobe but had a pretty view of the garden, Tony and I on ...