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... for the kids - Oh well.
The final activity of the week to report on was a little trip to the fun park which was right on the water at 1 end of the beach. It is pretty self explanatory - see attached for photos. The kids loved it. There is another one at the other end of town with a roller coaster on the top of a cliff, so that is very high on the agenda for the boys along with lots of beach, cooking classes and more pintxos for this week.
... are the worst, car drivers here are terrific, compared to NZ we are disgusting in our attitude to cyclists and pedestrians.
The minds and eyes were boggling and my thoughts were of the Coromandel beaches especially Otama where one hardly come's across anyone.
Biking was a challenge but interesting as you will see by the ...
... my score would have been brilliant if I could have kept the ball on the fairway. Many penalties as the course had plenty of hazards, rough, and bunkers. Great to see Jacqui play well and we will be a great mixed foursome team when back in NZ.
The Frenchies were such great fun to play golf with, to manage a win was sweet as a Gateaux Basque!!!!! LOL.
... tomorrow not 23kms. So get to suffer on my final day. Seems appropriate. Even though St Jean Pied a Port is my destination I am going to have a days rest and then walk up to the Spanishi border for fun. It's about 16kms return I think. It also gives me a taste of the Spainish camino although there's no way I'm contemplating doing it in the future - one of you should though and let me know how it ...
We left Mimizan beach and drove down to Biarritz where we spent one
night and most of the following day before we continued across the
border to Spain and stopped for the night in a small town called
Biarritz beaches were beautiful but unfortunately there
was not a big swell so even though Gav went for a short ...