Villa Fol Avril
Travel Blogs from Moutiers au Perche
... cycling from "Home to Rome", home being Ireland and we wished them all luck as they set off. Sees is a pretty Normandy town, small but with a large twin spired cathedral which looked so lovely in the distance, from the road as we drove through nearly three weeks ago. We will explore it today as we are just a short walk from it and the town (Carrefour on the doorstep). More later, internet permitting!
Sorry for the summaries but we got a bit behind with the blog, too much going on! 09.06 Today didn't quite work out as planned as it rained so we decided to travel south rather than explore Argentan. Though it didn't rain all day it was probably the best decision, as we managed to beat the weather and got closer to the Dordoigne region. We stayed in Availles chatellerault which is a farm that produce oils of some sort we can't read French. This place was is ...
This is a convenient stop on our way back North.
We spent the morning discovering Sées. We can recommend the Gothic Cathedral and the cafe opposite the railway station where the workmen were having their 2 hour lunch with cider and wine on every table. A 2.5 hour drive from there to Dieppe.
... found the pretty village of Courville-sur-Eure & stopped for a 2 course €11 lunch, Peter got a surprise as his salad fruit de mer looked like uncooked prawns as they were transparent - I asked the waiter if they were cooked & he said no they were marinated (guess that's raw then!). Cycled on through the harvested fields which are obviously weeks ahead of UK as they are already planted. Now VERY hot to Brou & as we didn't know what ...
... Found a B&B City, one of the ones where there's no reception you just pay at an ATM outside & get a code to enter so we took the bikes in too - bit of trouble getting them into the lift though. Went into town tonight to have a walk around & had a glass of wine by the river when all hell broke loose, a group of young black guys came running past pursued by a lone gendarme with police sirens all around, just like being in ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility