Hotel Du Roc
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Apparently the truck carrying all of our bike boxes and 2 of the crew broke down last night so there was a need to change our routine this morning. We has to dress, pack and drop our bags before breakfast which threw us as we had only just got used to the old routine ! The weather was still cold although we were happy to be dry. We left Corps and headed out towards Gap joining ...
... coffee. Lady came and talked about Camino. Gerry called. Dates no good. Having ton reorganise dates asked Leonie to come over. Went for walk to fronts saw PalaisbDesvFestivals where they hold all the Cannes Film festival. Looked at boats and walked along wall. Watched ll the beautiful and famous people go onto the pier for the Yacht awards. Walked back to hotel through little lanes filledvwithbrestaurants. Lovely ...
... hairdressers on ship charge an exorbitant amount - Bob's haircut cost $40)... Was a bit wary as had been told that Cannes was expensive...but surprised when told , shampoo, cut , colour and Blowdry would be €55... Cheaper than in Australia... The bakeries and pastry shops were everywhere selling mouthwatering cakes, pastries and macaroons.....we decided on trying quiche...didn't really know what type we were buying, but I got a ...
... place to kayak is at Lac de Castillon or more specifically "shack du lac", another 20-30 minutes further. To actually visit the gorge we'd have to park on one of the roads we passed 30 minutes back and hike 5 hours down to the gorge. The decision to continue 30 minutes to the lake was easy after that. 3 hours after we'd left Lourmarin we found the shack, a restaurant which proudly ...
Late afternoon bus back to our beach La Brague for a swim and then a few drinks at our van before Greg & Helen trained back to Nice.
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