Hotel Lune de Mougins
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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French Riviera or more accurately Cote d'Azur (blue coast) is essentially the South-west to North-eastern Mediterranean coastline of France from Cassis all the way to Monaco and further to Ventimiglia in Italy. Nice is the de facto central hub of the French Riviera.
We took a train from Paris early morning and arrived at Cannes by early afternoon. Shilpa's college friend Kuljinder (Raju) lives in a village called Mougins ...
We sailed into Monaco at around 6:30am Friday 1 August 2014. The city (population of about 32,000 inhabitants) is as with many other European cities, set on the coastline adjacent to high mountains and sheer rock cliffs. It is a very beautiful setting. After breakfast, Philip left the ship by tender boat at 8:15am. Claire chose to stay on the ship again to relax as she was still very tired and her legs still very sore from our days in ...
... of its location BUT this was the start of Grand Prix week and they were actually racing in what they call the historic Grand Prix when we arrived. Streets closed off everywhere, Grand Prix and tourists everywhere , and streets and car parks just impossible to find. In the end we rang the apartment owner and he had to come find us and take us to the apartment we would never have found. Got going quickly and ...
... and enjoy it before it rained (it was due to rain about 4pm) So we walked down to the beach. Richard was hoping we would see topless girls... But all we saw were old men in speedos. Sorry Richard. Muahaha. The beach was beautiful but there was no sand. It was all rocks. Who wants to lay out on that.. I wouldn't. Other than that it was a nice beach. Then we wandered into the shopping area ...
... continued onto what the signs posted as Nìce. We kept going and going however we soon noticed that we were no longer on the coast road. In fact we were riding on the A8 freeway on speed restricted 50cc mopeds being overtaken by massive trucks and cars doing well in excess of 90km/h. We even had to go through a toll gate where we fumbled for money as cars backed up behind us. Eventually we made it back to Nìce and we were buggared. We had a quick bite to eat then straight to ...