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TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Helios Ile des Embiez
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... took our standing spots and waited patiently for the festivities to unfold. It. Was. Awesome! They put so much care into the details of the floats, the costumes, and the music playing for the celebration. We did not understand the humor of all the floats at the time (we later found out that a lot of the floats mock lock political figures and popular shows/celebrities). Regardless, we could tell by the reactions of the people standing around us ...
... country on the trip. I’ve always loved Formula ...
... is quite a feat of accomplishment as to make use of space they built it overhanging the Mediterranean. It takes up most of the hillside of the Monte Carlo area which is only 400 hectares. This hotel alone takes up 60,000 square feet of it. The location is famous for the hairpin bend of the racetrack formerly known as the Loews hairpin. It's the slowest corner in F1 so the hotel offers perfect viewing as they snake their way down the hill, round the hairpin then ...
... have had for the last 3 days, so we can drive the long way – would you expect
anything less from me - to Arles in Provence, through part of the Alps, rather
than the money grabbing Auto route.
We have the Sat. Nav. and some detailed Michelin maps so it
should be a good day with more fine weather forecast.
Bonne Année to
all in NZ. We plan to spend New Year’s Eve here quietly and early (as usual)
over a wine, baguette, pate and cheese!
A bit of food shopping to keep us going and then we looked at all the little shops in the old town where we live. They say the old town is the hub of nightlife so I can't wait to check it out.
Along our travels we came across a phone shop and in an attempt to make an effort with the language we explained how we needed a French phone out here, but I'm pretty sure we must have ENGLISH printed on ...