Mercure La Rochelle Vieux Port Sud
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Formerly Mercure Oceanide Hotel La Rochelle I believe? Pleasant accommodation in the heart of town - good value and close to all you need.
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Weather: Overcast in the morning, but sunny in the afternoon; gentle breeze; maximum temperature 26C.
Our day started with breakfast in our room of yoghurt and a banana. Then we made our way to a nearby boulangerie where we ate croissants while sitting at an outside table, facing the harbour - how very French with all the seats facing …
Weather: very hot, with an expected maximum of 36C. It certainly felt like 36, maybe even hotter!
For the past two mornings Jane has woken around 6am to the sound of birds chirping although 'chirping' doesn't really convey the loudness of the noise made by a variety of species of birds.
This morning for breakfast, Sally and Jane …
Wow, it is beautiful down here, quite different to the Loire region, it is quite rural with the rugged Pyrenees in the background and bordering Spain. Diana's forefathers came from the south of France so we drove 6 hrs to Buzy near Pau to stay and get the feel of her great grandfather's place. We had a quick look around the very close knitted communities then checked into our b&b. We stayed in a b&b La Maïnade which had rooms and also provided dinner. Sitting at ...
Tues 12th May
We left around 10.30 in sunshine and headed back over the bridge to the main road and turned left. All was going well until we tried to turn off on to the coast road, only to find that there wasn't a slip road where there should have been one! Silly Emily got her knickers in a twist and sent us in towards the centre of Les Sables des Ollonnes and we ended ...
... totally self-sufficient and independent I went to a pizzeria and had a cracking Pizza Paysanne (yes with a raw egg in the middle - proper!!) and two pints of Jupiler. Bear Grylls look at me and learn..
Today I haven't travelled that far- Chatellailon Plage just below La Rochelle. Discovered on the way that the van doesn't always want to go the way the wheels are facing in the wet. I think the French ...