Atel Du Grand Duc
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... and a marina.
On the ground floor of our apartment building was a phenomenal produce stand, offering every type of fruit and vegetable we could dream of. And within a 5 minute walking distance were countless restaurants, shops, and anything else we could need. We found a nail salon for me, and a barbershop for Sam and Sam Jackson, who for the first time in his life, got a haircut he was happy with (barely any length taken - just thinned out ...
... energy. Electricity in the cabin is shut down unless the key card is inserted completing the electrical circuit. OK, science lesson over, I check the slot and key card was intact. I headed back to my netbook and typed ‘Lidgrs piyf h]d’ thus demonstrating that I can’t type without looking!! It should have read ‘Lights went out’. I got the ‘L right’ and the space bar!!
I heard Roisin say, ‘I can’t hear the engines ...
... apartment I settled in for the evening and Tim went out. (signs I am getting old).
On Monday I woke up not feeling great and with very little energy so I had a particularly quiet day in the apartment. I managed to drag myself out for a brief walk around near Tim's apartment and stopped to do some grocery shopping as there was no food in the apartment. I had a quiet and early night in the hope of feeling better the next day. Sadly, this was not the case and ...
Our blog post for Nice and Cannes won't be too long as we basically basked in that glorious French Riviera sun for 4 nights. Oh yeah we happened to hear that the GTA had some frost and freezing rain warnings this week? Sorry not sorry suckers!
After the land of excess, aka Monaco, we took a short train ride to Nice, it's slightly less extravagant and glitzy neighbour. We quickly learned that no matter what ...
... do not say Bon jour. They say buongiorno and have luxuriant mustaches and big white aprons and they talk with their hands. But on Sunday the place expands to the wildest flea market we've ever seen. Huge piles of clothes, some still in their original wrapping, cashmere sweaters, pashmina shawls, a whole row of socks, bras and lingerie. Need a new mattress? They got several and you can buy them on time! Need a fur coat or mink ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Atel Du Grand Duc Cannes
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