Hotel Escale Oceania Lorient
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Kids activities or Babysitting
- Pets allowed
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I've really enjoyed watching French television during my trip, especially the channel Arte. Today, a program on one of my earliest passions, paleoanthropology, featuring none other than Richard Leakey. My Mom was kind enough to drive me to hear him lecture in Buffalo, NY when I was ...
... Now clearly a tourist site with many french tourists taking advantage of the long weekend to visit without the hoards of Poms.
A picturesque stop and a break from inland visits, the remainder of the trip in France will follow the coast.
Our Penultimate Day in Brittany
We took Joyce and Bill to the train station this morning for their journey to London and then home to Halifax. We had one last petit dejeuner together at the station. Their train was a TGV fast trail to Lille, France to connect with the Eurostar for London.
Later Steven and I drive to Lorient in the Morbihan Department of Brittany to look around the port. I had read about the massive submarine pens the Nazis had ...
... and there are also many art galleries. Steven and I tried to make a reservation at a neat restaurant in an old mill, but they were not going to be open on Sunday or Monday.
Back at our hotel we had made reservations for tonight. What a wonderful time and superb meal we all had. Collectively we had scallops, duck and steak for the main course. Our appetizers ...
... with a Spanish Cognac – trust me. Just TRUST ME. Our next course was a perfectly cooked Filet Mignon topped with a beautiful Bernaise sauce – oh SO GOOD. My side dishes were, now don’t be jealous….Truffle Mashed Potatoes and Creamed Spinach; Christopher had Green Beans and the same potatoes. Dessert began with Passion Fruit Gelee and a Black Berry Gelee – most wonderfully timed before the REAL ...