Novotel La Rochelle Centre
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- Minbar in room
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Multilingual staff
- High-speed internet in room
- Breakfast Available
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Today In the morning we had a morning swim. The water was cold. yesterday we went to the poy du fou and it was phenominal. They were trying to act the ww1 and ww2, they did very good. At the poy du fou there were translators that can also change to the radio and I got to keep my one. We are staying at a miniature hotel.
... the market this morning. We saw grape vines, so wine is also produced.
The architecture of the buildings was different from what we have seen elsewhere. The houses and fences were mainly white with coloured shutters and the roofs had orange terracotta tiles. We have not been to Greece or Spain, but we felt that perhaps these villages were similar to those found in these countries.
Returning home was a little more challenging, even with ...
... lovely things. There is also a large photograph exhibit on in the village with photos from many artists on display both indoors and outdoors around the village. It is a beautiful village and the photographic exhibition is very interesting. The other lovely thing they do here almost to excess is flower displays. There are wi down boxes and flower gardens overflowing with colour and scent. We've seen these elsewhere in France but it's full on here. We ...
... At dinner we were sitting next to two Americans here on holiday and at the laundromat, we met an Aussie living here in France but on holiday here in La Rochelle. So it's all very social :). Once we're back on our room for the night, at about 1130pm, we can see the Ferris wheel all lit up. It was so beautiful that I spent too long admiring it and didn't think to take a photo until the lights had been turned on. We could also hear fireworks ...
... any photos. We have done quite a bit of riding as when we arrived we rode from 6pm till 8pm as its so light and then again today. We met some retired gents from Northern England who are biking 1000 miles together. Amazing stuff. We are thinking of heading to Limoges tomorrow to see a little village with a lot of history, called Oradour sur Glane. You will find out more soon. On the way is the town of Cognac so we could be way ...