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Slept in til 9.
slept some more
late lunch at the redesigned McDo
arranged for a taxi for transport for tomorrow. asked to make sure they will take a credit card--don't have enough Euros.
bummed that the free shuttle doesn't start early enough. The taxi will pick us up at 4 am.
Got up early. Sylvain had breakfast ready for us early since we had an early flight.
Taxi not showing up. Sylvain ended up taking us in his car. Two banks.
Security--super frisked--lines for men vs women. Passport control took forever.
Went straight to line to board.
Got to airport--got our ...
So............our mates have returned to Blighty to resume normal life. Ferry back for us in a week or so, we are wending our way north - soaking up good things. France is full of good things.......a superb country - oft over-looked by English folk. It's different here away from the high mountains......but stunningly beautiful........and hilly if you ride a bike!
And my old family friend Aunty Barbara delivers 2nd to none hospitality!!
Our last day in South of France and we have a half day before flying from Toulouse airport to Paris.
We decided to go cycling at the nearby Lac de la Cavayere - a reservoir with beach and recreational facilities. The real Tour de France has passed Carcassonne in the past few days are in Paris for the final leg!
We got a slight sleep in, but still woke up fairly early. We had to do a bit of work: clean the kitchen and polish the table. We had a big breakfast of eggs and sausages and rolls and then cleaned the kitchen a bit. We polished half of the table then left it to air. We did a good half an hour work out, which left us all dead and sweaty. We went over to Tony's cottage to use the wifi, and talked with him and ...