Novotel Bordeaux Le Lac
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... then in true tourist fashion pop onto the tourist train for a meander around the vineyards and a potted history of the town. Lunch calls and we find a charming restaurant next to the old washing place in the town.
After a good lunch we set off for a tour of the Eglise momlith , catacombs and the heritage of old St. E himself. It was fascinating, but sadly no photographs were allowed. We the climb the Kings Tower for a panoramic view of ...
... and a night on the town, it starts to rain. And then it starts to POUR. We found ourselves in the middle of Bordeaux, unable to hail a cab, in what had to have been the worst rainstorm since Noah's Ark. Kid you not I was walking in water that was past my ankles. It was terrible. So we showed up to our fancy wine tasting class half an hour late, with a trail of water behind us. Classic college kid move.
11:00 pm- Ended up going to a Cuban bar, and a Spanish ...
We have now completed our wonderful week on the Canal Du Midi.
Since my last post we have now become experts at maneuvering those lochs and we each had our jobs and worked as a team really well.
After the first night when we had some rain and discovered the hatches leaked a bit, our excellent run of perfect weather then continued for a magic week on the ...
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We also saw a smaller room that in WW2 the best wine was stored, the door was sealed with bricks, and despite the Germans taking residence here, and drinking all the wine ...
Today we went on our first day trip in Bordeaux to St Emillion and then to Pomerol in the afternoon. We travelled in a 9 seater Mercedes van with Boris our driver. Boris is an ex air stewart, born in Bordeaux region, and now does these tours 7 days per week.
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility