Les Terrasses d'Atlanthal
Travel Blogs from Anglet
Ahh this is the South of France that we had hoped for! A clear blue sky with only the occasional white cloud scudding across . We set out , this time intent on a train journey, to Hendaye, a little town on the French /Spanish border for a day at the beach.
Arriving at the station we purchase our tickets in a hurry noting from the information board that, the train to Hendaye will be a platform two NOW! We dash on glad to have caught it and settle down. As the train moves on, ...
... reminded me of Noosa when it was first built and had smaller funky restaurants and cafes and was less populated than Biarritz. We really liked the relaxing vibe and planned on coming back for a day.
Finding our apartment in Biarritz was a little difficult and there was no where to park. We ended up parking in an underground public car park and walking all our luggage and groceries up a steep hill to our place. Biarritz is a very hilly surf town but very pretty. There is good ...
PICOS de EUROPA
The area known as the Picos de Europa is the final area for us to explore on our epic journey through Spain. These are jagged fissured mountains in the north of Spain with awesome gorges, alpine meadows and spectacular high level lakes. Take care, warns our host from a previous week, the weather is very unpredictable. We discover that this is no exaggeration as we walk around one of the lakes. ...
... least four different languages along the platform.
Its good on one hand as it means company if needed and entertaining characters sooner or later. However it also means competing for beds at the end of each day - something I will have to learn to sort out (misleading other pilgrims to wrong destinations, confusing them if they don't speak Spanish, etc...)
The final part of my trip today was the train from Bayonne to St Jean. I knew it was a ...
... and watched the start and end in the city, pretty exciting stuff.
Also Sarah got sunburnt on her back due to stubbornness. Might not be too bad though.
Finally, Sarah is not writing this blog because she is sleeping. Not that iīm bitter or anything. I donīt even think that she reads them - but i guess thatīs ok as she knows what happened....
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility