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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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It was surprisingly difficult to wake this morning. I don't know why. Had the usual breakfast, coffee, yogurt, croissant and then headed off. My goal today was to get to Bordeaux. Fairly easy drive. Ended up staying at a chain hotel again. Not the cheapest, but clean and quiet. Was recommended an Italian restaurant down the street. Went and got some cash from the ATM and then headed over. They opened at 7PM so I waited ...
... I'd eat my panini then go to bed so I could rise early to catch a train taking me to the start of the trail. That was the plan... While eating my panini, Kelly from Australia and I started talking and we learned about each others travel experience. We were joined by Simon from Germany and Catja from Switzerland. We all swapped stories of places we've been and those we long to go. Catja assured us that we were in the ugly part of town, that we ...
It was doing to be a hot weekend so we headed out to the coast and checked into a campsite. Electric hook up and unlimited wifi seems like luxury. Arcachon turned out to be an upmarket holiday resort with chic town, massive villas and beautiful beaches. Plenty of cycling and swimming in the ...
... but their native language (French) witch makes it difficult to communicate because they don’t make an effort to speak English neither Spanish or Italian, their neighboring country’s. And to make it more difficult everything is written in French (menus, road sings, etc…) not to forget the cold ocean water and for most of the time the weather as well. This is the beautiful canvas that paints my life at the moment. I would say ...
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Arriving just in time for lunch, several restaurants offered menus that included the local specialty, Arcachon oysters. We decided on Au P'tit Ju and had a terrific lunch, D opting for a platter of 9 oysters (€10, very reasonable, they were the larger #2 size), and I had the 'menu', ...