Travel Blogs from Saint-Denis-le-Ferment
... from Healsville. The train back was very crowded so we had to stand the whole way. Luckily having the Aussie compatriots to talk to, made the trip go faster and we arrived home safely.
We are now packing ready for the next leg of our journey. We are being picked up at 3.15 am (yes, 3.15 am!!!!!) to be taken to the airport for an early flight to Rome and then on to St Petersburg.
Hopefully our next entry will need to be read with a Russian ...
... a lot of Cezannes I rather liked. The furnishings were interesting, the rooms all still as they had been, not a large house but so light and simple and lovely views of the garden of course. No photos allowed inside. We spent an hour or so there and had to head back for Rouen, this time deciding to take the tollway, as much faster. Which it was, and in fact only one section was toll, for which we'd saved more than enough coins, and there was a person in the toll ...
Up early this morning as we are travelling again. Caught the train back to Paris Nord. It certainly travels very fast. Sitting right at the back so not as smooth as the ride up. Then onto the TER to Beauvais. Looks a nice town but didn't stay to explore. Caught the No. 12 bus out to the airport and then walked to the guest house. Had dinner in - it was very nice, homemade food for a ...
... but I haven’t bought a white top for ages.
Mary and I then took the Metro and picked up our City Vision bus tour to
Giverny to Monet’s Garden and house. What magnificent countryside Paris has –
very green and lush. It does seem like a wealthy country. The bus tour was very
Claude Monet’s house ...
... the day before, but the language barriers obviously meant they had't quite understood... not unusual this week! Luckily for us, the Swedish couple we had had a few conversations with in the last 24 hours, had made a booking and were pleased to share it with us!
This winery uses very modern equipment. All new & shiny looking. They press the small amount of grapes they use - Pinot Noir, C******nay & Pinot Meunier and then send them to ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking