Over the Hills and Far Away -3-
Having overnighted in Peyrehorade, we headed for the Atlantic coast, aiming to hit it some kilometers North of Biarritz. Now out of the Pyrenees and in the departement of Landes, we finally arrived at the seaside village of Vieux-Boucau ….
The weather took a turn for the worse and wind and rain swept in. We found a great parking area for the motorhome, with Electricity supplied for a very reasonable 5 euros a night. Now, I personally find seaside towns out of season and in the rain quite depressing. However, I ventured out with Miki for a walk and had a look at the beach. I think the British word for this kind of activity is ‘bracing’.
We hurriedly returned to our Boomobile haven, and battened down the hatches for a night beneath relentless rain, and hoped for better weather to greet us when we moved south down the coast to Biarritz in the morning. We needn’t have worried…..