Hotel Restaurant Ricordeau
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We spent an afternoon in Le Mans and caught the train early in the morning to Tours. We connected to Lyon and from there to Bellegarde and on to Geneva and Lausanne. Darren missed the SNCF train announcement tune so much when he was in NZ that on his return to France, and upon hearing it a few times, he subconsiously whistled it a few times even after we got to Switzerland.
... in confined spaces.
Now that actually wasn't too bad but when the sat nav decided to have a hissy fit and refuse to take any further charge things started to get decidedly tricky.
We were now off the beaten track in the middle of the countryside and only able to view the sat nav for 20 seconds at a time by repeatedly switching it on. I gathered from the over heard debates that it wasn't looking good for getting to Nantes ...
We drove on through the seaside to see some more of the D-Day beaches...namely Sword and Juno. Very moving and hard to imagine the bloodshed occurring on the beaches and peaceful villages. Where reading memorials and looking at the first house captured from the Germans by the Canadians and when on French Gentlemen rode past, stopped and in his broken English explained he was there and saw the armada come in. He is ...
Packed up and filled with water. Emptied the waste tank and the loo,and off we set for Les Rairies, a village between Le Mans and Angers.
Autoroute all the way - pricey, but quick.
And arrived for a light lunch and a catch up on news. An afternoon walk round Durtal - a lovely town with a huge amount of history.
And an evening of food and chat. And a proper bed and shower. Monty was abandoned on the ...
Written by Editor in Chief Linda
Got up and packed ready to pick up the car in Paris. Taxi to the rental place I'm sure the luggage has increased. Tim was abused when we pulled up outside by a little old french lady because the taxi driver had double parked and was blocking her in. She did not see the funny side when he tried to explain that he was not the driver and did not speak french. She got out and stormed up to the driver yelling in french ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility