Hotel Philippe le Bon
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I figured that while Alyssa was busy typing away at a serious blog entry that I would update you on the feast that we just took on.
Four course dinner? That won't be too much... Or so I thought. I started off my meal with the most gourmet salad that I've ever had placed in front of me. Goat cheese, tomatoes, fancy lettuce and a mustard vinaigrette made it ...
... high, so we had a relaxing morning instead. Since being in France, we have seen a lot of 'Desperate Housewives' which I never once watched back home but it's the only show in English here! So, we may have watched an episode or two of that this morning. I know, we're terrible. Plus now I'll have to watch it on Netflix when I get home, because it's addicting!
Once we finally got out of the apartment, ...
... in prison somewhere.
Just before we boarded our train at 4.30pm we tried our last Swiss chocolates and said goodbye to Switzerland.
We crossed the French border without any fanfare and arrived at Dijon at 8.15pm. Suddenly the signage is all French and we have to get used to another language although we have our Fifth Form French to fall back on. Ha!
We went for a walk around the block and managed to ...
... lovely French train experience! We commented we'd never experience a train trip like this and that's probably where the trouble begin...Relaxing and having fun is a no-no if one wants to remember they are foreign travellers in a foreign country on a foreign train with valuables on them that are very important if, as a foreigner traveller, you would like to remain travelling around many foreign countries. I let my travel guard down. In all those dodgy countries and cities we'd been ...
... see Emilie tonight. As I rewrite this, we are on a train from goodness knows where, to Dijon. Unfortunately we missed the visual cues and pointers and ended up not getting off at the unexpected train change, and instead going back from whence we came, until we stopped at the train termination. It sounds silly, but it was actually incredibly easy to make the mistake, in Dijon people got on and off as with other stops, and the signs on the windows ...