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Finally the rain has stopped!
We left a very waterlogged site and headed towards Lyon and "Camping des Barolles", thankfully the rain stopped on the way here and so far has not returned in any force!
The campsite is situated about 7km from the city centre, its not a place we would recommend for a long period as its got more of a carpark feel to it rather than ...
... locals play boules, enjoying murals (watch out, Chemainus), encountering even more Roman ruins that the Tourism Board seems to have forgotten about, and hanging outside the City Hall square (Hotel de Ville) where Thomas spied a cart giving out free lemonade (providing much glee and a burst of energy for the trip back to the apartment), the day was a great mix of seeing both tourist sites and ...
I think I got about 2 hours of sleep on the bus last night, and arrived in Lyon at about 7am. I had a nice leisurely walk to SLO Living Hostel, and am very impressed with it. This place just opened two weeks ago and it's really nice. It’s owned by a few 30 year olds who love to travel and they decided to open a hostel as a project. I love that idea. I may end up doing that someday too. That way whenever I am ...
... but I wasn’t too
excited to spend my night there.
As tough as getting into the bed was, getting out of the bed
was another trial. Luckily, Axel and Claire were already downstairs, so I
wasn’t going to embarrass myself in front of them yet another time. As I
descended down the ladder, it fell again with a loud bang! After I recovered
from my shame (seriously, it’s meant for children to do), I realized
... out etc. I suppose these are the techniques I used when I was saving money back in Australia, when I was at uni and working, you can always live cheaply. I think I'll always take a bike unless it's raining or I'm sick. And I'll try to take better advantage of the free dinners they give everyone when they work. It's the little things I reckon. Although I do have a question for the audience. Today I feel bad for going to the police. It has obviously worked because ...