Travel Blogs from Les Baux de Provence
Tonight at dinner, there were six of us girls. Nikola (my newly acquired Slovakian friend who works at the house we are staying at), the three girls I nanny, and one of their friends. The girls really don't get my sense if humor, and a lot of times I find myself cracking jokes, laughing my ass off, and then opening my eyes to them giving me a blank stare and saying, "what?" The one thing I have found that's always gets them to laugh at my stories, is when I ...
... on stopping for one or two nights as where we first parked had signs saying we were forbidden to stay so we joined some other motor home travellers parked up doing the same as us..free camping. Rich was just guiding me into position when I was approached by a chap who said to me " your not allowed to park here, no room for Kiwi's" I did laugh. This will be our first night since being away that we will get to have a conversation with someone other than ourselves. We have been ...
... stopped by Nimes for an outside tour of the Roman Amphitheature as there was also summer concerts there.
Then we drove off to our final destination of this south of France trip: Cavanac near Carcassonne, some 2 hours drive away on highway, arriving before 8pm.
... toilet completely cleaned itself after every customer. The result of this amazing mechanical process is that the toilet seat is always wet (can you say 'eeeeuw?') and to make matters worse, toilet paper is NOT provided. This was not a highlight of our day, but it was definitely something new which is, after all, why we travel in the first place. Food one; toilets zero. By the way - the signs said that noone is allowed to spend more than twenty minutes ...
30 minute bus trip to the olive vineyards, had to turn back just out of the town because the "Baltimores" got left behind. Stan the Canadian made such fun of it we were in stitches saying he was surprised it wasn't the kiwis missing haha. The tour of the olive oil production was fascinating and the tasting superb. Bought some oil and dips to bring home, ...
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