Les Cottages du Lac
Travel Blogs from Parentis-en-Born
... get as far away from the mozzies as possible I cycled like mad following the sat nav straight into a mozzie infested swamp at the bottom of a 4 mile sand track ,there is nothing worse then backtracking ! Apart from headwinds ! And sand tracks ! A shop that doesn't sell pain au chocolat ...
... me and lily. and we had two flying foxes not at the end but in the middle one was ok as you could pull yourself along if you didn't catch on to it but the other one didn't have a rope so if you didn't get to the other side you were stuck. At the end there was a jigatty jig thing, we called it jigatty thing as it was a green net and when you went on it went jiggaty jig. At the end there was a blue thing and I slid down it on my tummy.
... long zipwires but unfortunately she had unharnessed by then. The girls would probably have gone around and around until it closed if we had let them so we had to say the magic words to get them off, 'lets go and get an ice cream.' We walked back to our campsite and got our bikes and rode into town for an ice cream despite the weather starting to turn again, we had earned it. Everyone was worn out tonight and off to sleep straight ...
... as the weather forecast was predicting 50% chance of rain it was obviously lovely and sunny. We parked up and walked through the mall all the way to the top of the beach just checking the town out and it seemed really nice and like it would have been a good place to stay. This is the problem when picking a campsite out of a guide, you cant really tell what it and the town it is in will be like. We all agreed that there was no point playing ...
... dune so we decided to go there. It was seriously impressive and lots of fun. We walked up to the start of it and it is just immense. It is about 100m high and it is a very steep climb so we all decided to ignore the steps and climb up this dune. Lily, Ruby and Olivia didn't have much problem but the rest of us did as for every step you took you slid about half of it back down on the sand. It was quite a work out for the thighs and there was a lot of panting ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services