Travel Blogs from Hossegor
Apologies to the handful of people following, this blogger seems to have gone to sleep at his keyboard this week. Our seemingly relaxed week last week only got better this week and we are now well and truly in the basque spirit and loving every minute of it. This week has flown by with us doing not a whole lot. Cedric the Citroen has stayed in the driveway most of this week although there was some action when he was sideswiped by a bus on the way to St Jean de ...
After a 6am start to go to Golf, then a swim, lunch then on the bikes to Biarritz via the cycle lanes. Being August and Holidays the roads were crazy, it so brilliant to be on the path. We stopped here and there to take in the views etc. The beaches were packed. Cycling was quicker than by car but one had to keep your wits about you ...
When asked to have a round of golf the answer was PourQuoi Pas!
Having not played for at least 6 years, it was time to see whether I would enjoy.
Sharing clubs, Blue Sneakers! Vincent the Early had us booked at 8.00am. The day started with heaps of ribbing, and taking the mickey before we had even reached the first tee.
I hit the ball quite ...
... A big drive from Roscoff to a town just out of Bordeaux, then the next day onto Hossegor south west of France. We had a few goes at using our year 9 French skills stopping at local markets on the way and picking up in season fruit and veg including nectarines and apricots..and of course a baguette! We arrived in Hossegor on probably the busiest Saturday possible - first Saturday of school summer holidays ...
We arrived at Gatwick on the
train we then stood in the queue for a good hour or so until we finally dropped
our heavy bags and got on the plane to Bordeaux then we got on the train to
Bayonne then the bus to Capbreton and then the lady who owned the apartment
fortunately came and got us from the bus station as it was late and there were
not taxis. We were all very hot and tired when we arrived at ...