Pointe Isabelle Hotel
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Conference facilities
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Breakfast Available
- Non-smoking hotel
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... day we drove up to the bottom of Snowdonia ((Machynlleth) and settled into a pub for the evening and watched the next semi-final game. The next day (Monday) we went to the Corris Slate Mine and the King Arthur's Labyrinth, then onto Chester for the evening. We stayed with Andrew Howe and were treated like Royalty. A wonderful evening out with the Howe Family. On Tuesday we went with Andrew for a North Wales Coast tour. We went to ...
... potato dish with local cheese. My storage container of duck fat grows, as the recipe for duck confit steadily improves. The refrigerator now boasts a minimum of five different cheeses, one of two which are exceedingly smelly, and permeate the kitchen every time the frig door is opened.All I need now is a good old fashioned French Grand Mother who knows the finer points of the regional cuisine and the patience to teach me. That might be a hard ...
... my pronunciation, and are always happy to help.Our local supermarket is very handy (five minutes’ walk) but sadly lacking in variety and panache. The floor tiles are cracked, parts of it need a bloody good clean and the place is often in disarray, yet somehow it remains well supported by the local clientele. The head check-out Lady (who I suspect is the owner) rules the roost with stern authority and seldom seems happy. Yet after 10 weeks we have ...
... although I doubt that a breakfast at any of them will be cheaper than at the hotel.
After breakfast I got my gear together, including a coat and hat, and headed for the Aguille du Midi cable car station. In walking through town, I noticed that there were a lot of sports shops, selling all manner of outdoor equipment including climbing gear such as Carabiners, rope, body harnesses, crampons, etc. There were also quite a few posh shops such as Swarovski, ...
... into the Glacier. It is huge but it has melted over the years. We then went for a walk to a Nature Temple which showed paintings of the glacier and an electronic story of how it was discovered. Then off to a Glaciorium (a museum about Glaciers). We were going to walk down the glacier but Mum had a headache from the altitude. We took the cog railway down again and Dad and I went to play basketball. ...