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Why the Basque Country reminds me of Wales

9-11 May 2018

Disclaimer: the picture above is not of the Spanish Basque coast; neither are we in the Basque Country. We are already in La Belle France, and there is a good reason for this, mere hours after docking at Bilbao this afternoon. 828 more words

Jour 5 : De la pluie au soleil

Départ tardif de Bayonne, à une vingtaines de minutes de route nous voilà à Biarritz.

Tournée ver l’océan, Biarritz est la station balnéaire la plus chic et branchée de la région. 360 more words


15 abril | país vasco y biarritz

Hello! It’s been a minute since I posted about my travels and with an hour to kill in the airport, it’s the perfect time to catch up. 737 more words

Study Abroad

Dune du Pilat & Atlantic Coast beaches

In 2012 we had clambered up the enormous and other-worldly Dune du Pilat to gaze in wonder at the lunar landscape bathed in a surreal light. 540 more words


weekly photo challenge - my favourite places

“It is good people who make good places.”
Anna Sewell

For 30 years did my heart belong unconditionally to Biarritz on the French Atlantic coast on the Spanish border – the high waves, the black rocks, walking distance to everything … and the great food to affordable prices, plus a very pleasant climate the year round. 332 more words

Un/useful Information

Biarritz (March 2018)

I try to limit the time I spend on toll roads. This is because it can get expensive, often there is an alternative (non-toll) parallel route and it also limits the chance of encountering the unexpected.  245 more words


Short blasts of tenderness

I’m currently sitting in a terrace, and it happens to be the café of a 4-star hotel. it made me think of Chete, when I went to the lobby to ask for the toilets. 495 more words