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At the moment we're resting up in Saint Jean de Maurienne in the Savoie district of the Rhone Alpes region. This is the town that I came to when I was in France escaping the triple tops the second time (I'm sure David remembers). Anyway it was not really our plan to head here but it was a convenient stopping point yesterday after another big day of …
... one of my interests fully and having the opportunity to real be an expert in French.
Anyways, feel free to follow along! If you speak some french or no french at all and want to learn, I'll also post words I've never heard before and you can learn too!
Additionally, as I begin to learn them, I'll post bible verses in French too!
Interesting observations so far:
There are lots of long distance coach buses ...
... number 2, by the Satnav this time...it should have been avoiding toll roads but it took me into a tunnel that runs under a section of the Alps...a 12.5 kilometre tunnel that cost me 27 Euros to get through.....
It was also very hot in there,38 degrees at one point. Imagine a sauna with diesel fumes and you'll understand..
Check out the bunker that's subsided, you can get inside it but when you do....because it's still the ...
... croissants in an upmarket cafe. They didnt want us in there did they. We pay our bill, smile and say Merci, remember Agincourt.
We then hop aboard the TGV bound for MIlan. It's big, comfy and not too full. It's going to be a 7 hour trip.
As we leave the station, the Grand Station's rear end has been blighted by yet more graffiti.
It's as if the ...
Today's weather meant that we rearranged our plans. It was raining and didn't look like it was going to stop so we decided to abandon our last walk and just pack the car up and head back to Lyon.
pIn Lyon, the temperature was about 10 degrees warmer and some sun and made an appearance. Before getting to Virginie and Michel's house we dropped ...
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