Travel Blogs from Libourne
... with the rounded arches in the roof. We decided to go to another church but there was a long queue so we skipped that and we all had lunch of French onion soup with toasted Camembert, quite delicious. After lunch we set off again and on the way to the Beguinhof we passed the church, no queue, so went in there first. The Beguinhof is a cluster of ...
After meandering through the Medoc Peninsular and the outskirts of Bordeaux we arrived in the beautiful little town of Saint Emilion. We have definitely taken some back roads and passed our fair share of farm machinery, trailers and some weird looking tractors on stilts that are spraying the vines. Just a note on the vines they seem smaller than ours and the trunks are less than a metre in height and the vines don't seem to be tessellated like ours. I have been ...
... our destination at around 2ish..now when you have 4 kids who all want food and toilet breaks every five mins and a wife who makes suggestions that we should follow her phone sat nav instead of the actual sat nav and also pick a campsite in the middle of nowhere at least 40 mins from nearest supermarket then there is no way your going to make it to the next stop in good time. But Paul is ever hopefull on these days and so ...
... Cooper Minis and Landrovers of Durham the streets were filled with Renaults, Pugeots and Citroens.
The walk from the parking lot to the dune takes you through a fairly large and shady forest pathway. The trees were different from those back home and in England. They seemed much more lush, and less harsh than the pine trees and maples to which I am accustomed. Suddenly the forest dead-ends, giving way to an immense behemoth of sand. It is impossible to ...
... the latter and in the end it worked well for us. We sat all the way, half of which was on very uncomfortable seats but allowed us to get some rest as we were quite exhausted. We reached Bordeaux late at night. Transport days can be quite frustrating when you have been travelling for a while. A good night’s rest was in order to recharge the batteries.
The next morning ...
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