France Location Residence Les Adrets
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We woke on Friday morning and decided it was time to move on! The weather forecast for Nice was bad for a few days so we decided to head to Italy. There were two routes, one through Nice & Monaco and the other over the Mercantor Mountains. The mountain option was the shorter & quicker of the two so we opted for that. It was a crazy drive, we climbed to 2350m to reach the boarder of France & Italy. There was snow at the top, it ...
... in flip flops...... Hmmm...... Needless to say I quit half way and let Scarlett & Paul basque in the glory of reaching the top! Lucky them! We all met up on the way down and went in search of drinks! We've asked to stay on a few more nights here - partly because we like it, and partly because we're nervous of camping in Italy when French camping is so comfortable and ...
Wow! What a superb day! Today we drove to Nice. It took about an hour through the mountains until they reached the sea. Nice was busy, but not so busy that we couldn't get a parking spot on the promenade. We loaded the buggy with our beach things and picnic and headed for the pebbles. The beach was glorious and the sea was a beautiful azure. We looked for sunbeds and a parasol to hire, but soon realised this was going to set is back at least €30 - and ...
Today we have relaxed at the site, it was very hot! Paul nipped to the supermarket to buy water pistols and a sustained water fight ensued! This evening Paul is cooking (yes, for the first time) and as I write this I'm struggling with letting go of my camping 'domain' and am holding back the tips and advice - I think I'll continue to cook from now on......although I'm sure it will taste nice! PS - I just asked if he'd washed his hands......he's man handling the chicken ...
... the main bridge, we went through two primary squares to start our climb up the citadel. We squeezed through the gate when the token dispenser ate my coins. The citadel retained a rustic look and was obviously designed to take every advantage of its defensive position. Saw murder holes and underground passages, drawbridges and arrow slits aimed in carefully chosen directions. Took the train back, a long but enjoyable ride. I found a rotisserie chicken for dinner, together with a ...
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