Mercure Niort Marais Poitevin
Travel Blogs from Niort
... not a cafe or ice cream shop in sight! Chilled back at the site (seem to be doing a lot of chilling lately!) only got Tinternet on the iPad so no pictures from the camera till we to Paris. Tea was a bit bizarre, see the pic!!! Safe to say won't be having that again after 1 wok and 2 frying pans and a husband melt down later! Oh played cards again, did I fail to mention, I AM THE RUMMY QUEEN ...
... town and saw a giant pencil that is really a clocktower. We went to the beach and had lots and lots and lots of fun. We made sandcastles that we had to stand on and when the sea came around us they kept breaking. I stood on one and it broke and I nearly fell in the sea so I jumped off. We made a shop out of dry pieces of sand. We went on another bike ride to go out for dinner and I had spaghetti bolognaise and Lily, Allegra and Olivia had ...
Well it was goodbye Paris. We packed up in the morning and headed off on the metro to pick up our rental car. We had to change quite a few metro lines to get to the car depot, which made things interesting with all our luggage, however we were pleasantly surprised with how many locals on the metro offered to help the kids carry their bags up and down the different stairways.
We picked up the car from Renault. ...
... We started with the pâté, the foie gras and these little appetizer cups. After that came the meat (we had a lot of meat for Christmas), we had a castrated rooster, which basically tastes like chicken. We skipped the cheese and then had dessert. Dessert was a buche de noël! It had tons of different layers and was super yummy, actually everything was.
After lunch we had ...
... fire pit and cooking a chilli on it, I'm gunna play some guitar around the fire with the usual wine and cards. Looking forward to it. I'm going to miss the three dogs here, bes, Keira and Wallace which is a silly name for a girl dog but they are all very cute! Also Aldo the cat, is the most friendly cat I've ever met, he just climbs inside my jacket whilst I'm wearing it. I'm thinking of sneaking him in to my bag before I leave! Joking ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility