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Travel Blogs from Barbizon
... br> horsepower!! One of the big things about this show is how many tradestands
there are... bigger than Equitana. An even better thing is that everyone has
their stuff on sale just to attract buyers. I think Kate spent all her spending
money on goodies for her horse Sailor!!
So, Paris was fantastic!! Kate and I stayed in Paris for 3
nights before she made her way home to Australia(sob). We were lucky because my
friend Marie(who ...
... is still
happy with me – phew!!
The big surprise of the day was when we did arrive my
girlfriend Kate was sitting ringside having flown in from Australia that
morning!! She is here for 2 weeks and we plan on doing a bit of sight- seeing together
including a couple of days in Paris checking out landmarks such as the Eiffel
tower and Arc de Triomphe. It’s much more exciting when you’ve got someone to
... for me for 3 months last year. Thanks Vicki, this is awesome!!
Baptiste , Edouard’s son, is in charge of the sales horses but at the moment he is with a team at the Valkensward GCT show for a couple of weekends so it was up to me to keep the sales horses ticking along until his return. So I’ve been churning through around seven a day which is as much as i can fit with the regime they like to keep the horses on. ...
... who had flown in from Hong Kong for Sylvie's brother's wedding. Sylvie is from Paris and lived there until six years ago, so we got to have her take us around Paris for the afternoon. Had a great time catching up with them! Also, if you are from Hong Kong, you should check out Damo's new business: privatesales.hk ;-) Paris is such a great city: beautiful sights, amazing little patisseries full of goodies (Liss I tried Laduree macarons - amazing!), nutella crepes on ...
... to muck out boxes at 6 to beat the heat. It gets very sticky in the stables. The heat is probably a blessing in disguise for myself; the horses get weighed every month on a huge set of scales, I hopped on after them and OH NO...... i was up 5 kgs. The downside to the food in France being so awesome!! There are bakeries everywhere and the pastry is just to die for. In the mornings after muck out, someone usually goes to the boulangerie(bakery) and ...
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