Travel Blogs from Capbreton
... br> To get to the beach we had a delightful walk along side the river and a lagoon with egrets and turnstones picking over the falling tides left overs. The walk was planted with a blaze of late summer flowers and it was heavenly to stroll along in the morning sun.
Arriving at the beach, an extensive area of sand with atlantic rollers spewing onto the beach we decided to explore the rocks at one end. Walking along we see a magnificent building which we discover used to be ...
... to it and parted with the thought that ‘There;s nowt so queer as folk’ or similar Yorkshire wisdom.
We spend the morning walking along the beach front to its furthest point, where we have lunch looking out to sea. A flock of sparrows join us pecking for crumbs between our feet.
With the weather looking better as the day progresses we decide to walk all the way round to the other end of the bay in an area called Socoa,where an ...
It was a nice drive to Biarritz with a stop over at San Sebastian.
San Sebastian is a nice place, great beach and lovely old town. Had a walk around for an hour and a coffee then on to Biarritz.
After checking into the hotel we headed to the front to watch the surfers over a glass or two of champagne and some ...
... and sugar and nutella and banana. They LOVE nutella here its just everywhere we look. We also found a massive chocolate and nougart shop near us where Tom bought himself a big slab of white nougat and i resisted buying a slab of the delicious chocolate! The water was still quite chilly so I only stuck my feet in but Tom had a few very short swims. On our last afternoon we found a lovely bar by the beach and drank pina coladas as we watched the sun go down. We were a little tipsy ...
... minutes ago we were in warm sunshine yet as we climb up the path and turn to admire the view, the lake has disappeared into a cloud and we see nothing. Driving back down to the road from the lake we stop at a cave and cathedral. Apparently the Virgin Mary appeared in the cave before an important battle in 722 AD and is thus now an object of pilgrimage. The spring below the cave, the Fuente de Siete Canos ...
Other places to stay in Capbreton
Chemin des Alouettes, Capbreton | 3 star hotelfrom $227
85, Avenue du Marechal, Capbreton | 3 star hotelfrom $132
66 av. du Marechal Delattre De Tassigny, Capbreton | Hotelfrom $79
29 avenue Georges Pompidou , Capbreton | Hotelfrom $78
Rue De Madrid, Capbreton | Hotelfrom $63
Avenue Georges Pompidou, Capbreton | Hotelfrom $57
85 avenue Georges Pompidou, Capbreton | Hotelfrom $92