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... watching, and relaxing. Next up? A long bus ride to Nimes, France. There was a mandatory driver stop and there was a Paul's Bakery and this brought back memories of City Mall in Amman. Got to Nimes, unloaded, and then walked to dinner. After dinner we went to see the Roman ruins of the Arena and the old city. It was a wonderful evening with a slight breeze and beautiful buildings. Temps today: hot Steps walked: 4709 with a 3 bus ...
... to put our belongings in, and also a length of string to attach our sunglasses to our life jackets, we set off for the half an hour drive to the start of the descent. In my head I had envisioned a gentle paddle down the river, the idea of coming out of the canoe didn’t actually enter my head…….I was in for a big surprise!!!!
Our driver dropped us off with our canoe and handed us a very basic map of the river. He stressed that we must ...
... town, Uzes, is also about 10 minutes away but it is a bustling, lively centre that has twice weekly markets and the flea market. We've been to the market every Wednesday and Saturday since we arrived; as the season has changed to spring, there are ore and more stall holders and some of the shops, which had been closed, have opened. The centre of the town is beautiful and is lined with trees. It is the beginning of spring in France and ...
... world of French markets. I keep dipping in and out of this blog writing and today is no exception,because as I write this we have been to the market and back.
We have just had a very nice lunch which has somewhat been spoilt for me, by the news that the Aussies have levelled the Rugby Union series. At least M & G are very happy - still it is not so bad as if Arsenal had lost ( why are they not buying anyone?)
This afternoon we went to explore the Ducal Palace of Uzes ...
... to work- out why everything is made from stone - the roads, the houses , the bridges, the fences....no wonder - its all there for free.... Treas has been terrific and is cooking up a storm most days. We have begun to like the French way of eating, with most of the van-parks having fresh baguettes available every morning, and we live on that most days with some great prosciutto, fresh cheese, fresh asparagus which is very cheap and plentiful, fresh cherries already etc. The van is ...