Tag: restaurants

Trip to Château et Villa La Coste

Before I get started on our most recent trip to US, to try and help my beloved keep his agenda clearer post-semi-retirement, I’ve been organising trips out on Thursdays. Here’s a place we visited back in April on a rather overcast day. Paddy McKillen,… Continue Reading “Trip to Château et Villa La Coste”

Holiday photos: day 21

We quickly settled into daily life in San Sebastian. We rose late (for us) and, after a quick cup of coffee, went down to the beach. My beloved swam while I paddled in the shallow waters. I can swim, it’s just that I prefer… Continue Reading “Holiday photos: day 21”

Holiday photos: day 20

The agency which manages the apartment we’re staying in closes on Sunday so we had to collect the keys from a dispenser with a code. Unfortunately, the screen of the dispenser required you to be at least six feet tall and I couldn’t successfully… Continue Reading “Holiday photos: day 20”

Holiday photos: day 16

We’ve settled into a bit of a routine here in Saint Jean de Luz. We rise late and head out for breakfast at one of the two main Basque patisseries, Paries, which we’ve discovered has the best breakfast in town and excellent coffee. After… Continue Reading “Holiday photos: day 16”

Creatures of habit

I might like to say that I’m happy to embrace change but when it comes to restaurants I like the familiar and find myself returning time and time again to old favourites where I love both the ambience, service, setting  and, of course, the food.… Continue Reading “Creatures of habit”