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Travel Blogs from Biarritz
Today, we had another early morning to go visit another Chateau. This time, we would be shown around by Yves Vatelot, the proprietor for Chateau Reignac. Chateau Reignac is situated in/near Entre-de-deux-mers. Formally, the area of chateau is not classified and does not have an appellation. As a result, it is known simply under the classification …
... 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 ...
... Annecy at midnight after leaving Biarittz at 8.45am and we free camped in the municipal camping ground till 7am. We spent over €130 in tolls and around €100 in fuel driving across. Karen our GPS also took us on a lovely detour through the middle of Lyon as it was obviously shorter than driving around on the ring road just to keep me on my toes. We also got a lot of rain but the drive seemed relatively ...
... reminded me of Noosa when it was first built and had smaller funky restaurants and cafes and was less populated than Biarritz. We really liked the relaxing vibe and planned on coming back for a day.
Finding our apartment in Biarritz was a little difficult and there was no where to park. We ended up parking in an underground public car park and walking all our luggage and groceries up a steep hill to our place. Biarritz is a very hilly surf town but very pretty. There is good ...
... and simple church.The roads are hazardously narrow as we drive higher into the Picos. Sharrons ears protrude over the central white line so that when we pass another vehicle, it is advisable to stop and let them creep past us. I find this out to my cost while driving at a steady twenty or so mph, there is a loud thwack as a 4x4 passes by. We pull up and get out to inspect the damage, as does the driver of the ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center