Travel Blogs from Montelimar
... stolen in the 17th century. Four were found in Italy in the 20th century and returned to the cathedral. The fifth, of the Last Supper, is still missing.
We were treated to an organ concert after our tour of the cathedral. It was magnificent. The cathedral is the smallest in France and it would take 5 of them to fill Notre Dame in Paris. So the organ music fills the cathedral.
After the concert we went out to ...
... The chateau has an indoor heated pool and an outside pool that is also heated. Being red-blooded Aussies we had to throw the togs on and go for a dip. It was beautiful and as no-one knows us we didn't mind flashing our ample whale like white bodies! Obviously our natural charm was on display because an Irish colleen picked us as Aussies. We are dining in ...
... were slippery and I nearly ended up on the floor once. It was very dark with only the pathway lit up. When the group were directed to stop, the guide flicked a switch and the magnificence of the phenomena was revealed. Our guide prattled on about who knows what, and we just clicked away with our cameras. The rest of the tour followed the same format - walk along and stop the lights were turned on and we just looked in awe. There ...
... on our tour. I am now feeling much more confident with the motorways, so when the GPS asks if we wish to avoid them I confidently say "bring them on baby!". The trip to Nimes was mostly uneventful with only one mad frenchie trying to run us off the road. The traffic actually seems quite good for a Friday morning before a holiday weekend - but maybe Easter is not such a big travel weekend here. Once in a Nimes we headed for a car park close to the Maison Square, but I detour when I see ...
... with her until next week! That also meant as of Monday at 11am I was done until about 2pm Thursday (today). I hope none of you thought I was coming to France to work!!
Tuesday, I tried to host a Couchsurfing meet up at the Panthernoire, which is a bar near me that my friends and I spend far too much of our time. As far as fellow Couchsurfers, we only had one in attendance besides me and those ...
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