Hotel du Midi
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... until reaching the paintings.
Our tour guide provided a ghostly presence sporting a heavy coating of protective white face cream. Our initial assumption was that this was associated with her leading tours in the cave but she quickly eased our minds telling us that she had recently found out she is allergic to sunlight and that we needn't be worried that there was something in the cave creating her skin condition. Still, it was a pretty ghoulish sight.
... pace of leisure after (more than likely) some more croissant, cheese and jam and stop where we feel like stopping for lunch. Once in Capastang, we will tidy up the paper work with the boat rental company but intend (at this stage) to remain on the boat for a further night before setting off early for Italy as the boat is not required to be returned until the following day. A day without ...
This may be last time I can be in touch, off back to Paris today, (hope the trains are running ok ) they are still on strike but its eased up a lot according to TV so fingers x don't wont to do return journey on floor of corridor again, that was an experience in its self. Well it's goodby ...
... trivia: our guide told us bullfighting is still an event in southern France, even though it has been outlawed in Barcelona for the past three or four years.
And Aix-en-Provence is GORGEOUS! It is called the City of Fountains, and feels very, very French. It is remarkable how much difference there is between the Spanish and French culture in such a short distance. I'm trying to think of how to explain it, but I'll have to try another time.
Today was all ...
... that roadways overlook the countryside parks and forests, vineyards and farms, and not a place to shop to be seen anywhere. One literally has to search them out. Even our local bakery and grocery in Siran require local knowledge to find. One would never simply drive into the village and know where they are by reading billboards or signs. I love it!
On our first Saturday night we sat in the village square and listened to ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed