Travel Blogs from Libourne
... traffic on leaving but it was not long before we were humming along the back roads through pine forests (but not as we know them) ****** trees that take forever to grow. Many many acres of maize then we were in wine country with vines & vines, Incredible! had a break from driving in a very old town going back to the 1500's. Pushing on we finally found our way to our Helpx hosts in Riocaud. We have a terrific gite to stay ...
... for them, Mel is into cooking Asian food so first night up an Indian curry - delicious. Next night we go to a local French village to eat out, what a great atmosphere, there is music playing, lots of food caravans, we decide of local pork and pomme de terre (potatoes), with crackling!! Not health food but is was really nice with a pepper, wine sauce - Oh the french know how to make sauce. It was a great ...
... a spot of fishing for the whole afternoon whilst I sat chilling and reading. Ahhhh too be so relaxed before our next road trip tomorrow. Had a BBQ n salad for tea, then played some more cards, a draw tonight ( needed to give him a chance) tiebreaker tomorrow! The frogs around here must be huge, Andy saw one the size of a dinner plate this afternoon and the noise they make!!!! Right off t bed now ready for an early start tomorrow xx oh n the mossies r here 2 !! It hurts to sit ...
We found a good spot and got settled, relaxed for a bit, the weather was sunny and about 27 and later on we prepared a pasta. Than we walked to the nearby village of Cayac where we discovered an ancient "gite" where from the 13th century travelers to Compostella could eat and sleep. Even now you can eat and sleep for 10 €. Is this a sign that we'll have to do it ? .... We had a drink on a terrace a little further and than ...
... has huge tourism potential, and Bordeaux is actually leading on this. The BBC reported on this earlier this year :
Other apps that I tried and were useful were based on the fact that the phone knows your location. So Google Maps gives me maps of the local area and directions. Trip Advisor gives me reviews of nearby restaurants (I know there are other mobile location based services that ...
Other places to stay in Libourne
3 Quai Souchet, Libourne | 4 star hotelfrom $92
Le Port du Noyer Arveyres, Libourne | 3 star hotelfrom $92
7 rue Chanzy, Libourne | Hotelfrom $81
Zone d'activites "Les Dagueys", Libourne | Hotelfrom $67
16 route de Paris, Libourne | Hotelfrom $83