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Travel Blogs from Nantes
I'm in Casablanca now, it's 31°, Nantes was 12 °. It's brown like Australia, France was lush and green,I don't suppose they have great tasting strawberries here. How odd, this morning I was wandering around the market in La Boule, now Casablanca. Two hours flight and the world has completely changed, it's not like this in Australia! Waiting for Dad (Chris), I haven't heard from him. I wrote an email on Friday, no response. Hope all is ...
... Ancenis where we have a lovely room in a very old home. Loved the welcoming espresso and madeleines! Although our cycle was mostly flat we challenged ourselves with a steep climb up to a village with a great outlook over the valley! A perfect picnic spot! Oh yes -- Werner did indeed score his new poster here from a little bar, once again after many smiles and gestures:)
Next stop - Anger!
Thanks to Cora we arrived at YVR in good time with our carefully weighed bike boxes! On inspection an agent informed us that we owed $450 extra as Werner's box was over the 23 kg allowed (but less than 32 kg which we had determined would cost an extra $150). Much to our relief, after consulting with their supervisor and the fact that Werner had researched this point, as an ex-lawyer might,, we were ...
been invited to lunch with Sophie and Andy friends
of Sallys, so Wayne decided
that it would be a good idea to try and wear me out before I got
there so that I would be on my best behaviour.
Although I appreciated the long walk before I got there it turned out
to be unnecessary as a treat was in store for me in the form of
Now Julien is Sophie and Andy’s
9 year old son who had ...
... from the outside instead and wandered the town talking about how our chickens will get along with our goats. Besides, we already saw his grave at the chateau so really we got the important bit right? Tomorrow we head back to Nantes for the day as we have a flight leaving from there at 6am (ugh!) on Saturday. Hopefully we'll be able to catch the Elephant museum and actually go inside if it's not too crazy. Then it's off to Tenerife to (fingers crossed) get some sun! ...