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... on the journey to Monaco. On the route out due to all tommy a directions being via a tunnel of 2.3 meters height (and none of us were confident we were under that) we got to see pretty much all of nice - looked lovely from the passenger seat. Monaco bound we did the toll road, to avoid some amount of this traffic - toll booth paid - and what this more *******m cars queuing!!! Exec decision, bail and tommy our way out ...
... we couldn't find it so we went to the beach. Sadly mum couldn't find her togs so she went to look for a bikiniwhile she was out we went for a swim and went snorkeling and saw a 20cm fish swimming round - they were amazing. Then she came back with no bikini but she did bring lunch. So we had a bite to eat then left the beach. We went back home and went to the pool at the apartment. Then we wrote some emails and had dinner. By ...
... noted, that at least I smelled OK. Of course Cath looked lovely and stylish as if born to this lifestyle. We lunched in the foyer and having had enough anxiety from the drive into Monaco and the arrival at the hotel I decided to have an uncaffeinated tea. So I ordered a red bush tea from the menu thinking this would be South African rooibos tea, an old favourite of mine. Something familiar and soothing. The waitress ...
... principality is covered by CCTV or satellite. If anything does happen, the police are onto it straight away. We certainly saw quite a few police in the short time we were there.
After being picked up we then drove along part of the Formula 1 track, including the tunnel as well as past the harbour with the very expensive yachts. Next we drove through the tunnels under the 'rock' that the palace is built on (volcanic rock, so very strong). There are 3 or ...
... the one. Onto The Pantheon....just amazing... Incredible....Loved it. You just can't get your mind around how old everything is. You try to take photos to capture it all but just seems impossible to capture it. I have been buying postcards to try to. Then, onto a wonderful square for free time to wander and grab dinner. If I have a complaint, it would be that you see so much that you just can't remember all the names. The big ones, yes...we all know those. But ...