Mercure Grand Hotel Saxe Lafayette
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... but the facilities are good and as its all gravel no mud to worry about from the rain!
We took the bus into Lyon for a look around the city with no expectations but it was a nice city and easy to get around.
Now that its dry, we hope it will stay that way as staying / sleeping in the van with the rain pouring down is a pretty miserable place to be!!
After a rainy day off, we jumped back into tourist mode full force. After our morning routine of soccer in a nearby field and finding pastries, we took a tram, subway, and funicular (all one one ticket.... French infrastructure might be lacking for swimming pools, but they have the transportation thing down pat) to the top of Fourviere Hill to see the impressive and massive Norte Dame Basilica and ...
... he was sneaky and deceptive and only told me he wanted money once I'd already arrived and it was too late to make other plans. And to be fair, I was leaning towards that too. I couldn't imagine how I could possibly be worth that much, and it also felt like such a dog thing to do to your friend. So really, I felt like he had been a real bully. But at the same time, it made me feel bad about myself knowing that he wanted me to pay, and agreeing that I would. Anyway, I was tempted to ...
... suppose. Once you've tasted that high and felt that rush of adrenaline, the freedom of all that open space, you're like a travel junkie always waiting for your next hit. It's odd that this is the first time I've really thought about it. I guess I've been so busy rushing around, working and putting up with house dramas, that I haven't really sat down and thought about how I feel. It's bittersweet. Bitter because it's over. Sweet because it happened. Anyway, I ...
... I was still thinking this is cool a pair of brown bears in a park. Then I rounded the corner and there were more enclosures and I was soon to discover it was a full zoo of animals, (zebras giraffes, red pandas, tigers, lions, monkeys of all shapes and sizes, meerkats, and African porcupines and flamingos) free for all to enjoy in the park. It was very cool, the animals seemed well looked after and in good condition. Before I could take a ...
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