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... and there story revolves around a murder, a revenge murder, and other ghastly goings.
Staying in the town was not interesting but it was our last stop before Bologne and the ferry to Dover. Its been an amazing trip so far and we intend to keep going. Heading back out to France in June, where we will hug the West Coast all the way to Spain. Once over the Pyrenees we will make the most of Northern Spains Gallician coast, overwintering in Portugal or southern Spain, who knows!
... put it in gear, but I reckon it'll take a while before I trust it properly again.
We decided to start our trip on Saturday, so we booked the ferry and rebooked the first few hotels.
Saturday February 7th
So, ten days late and we were about to start our Big One Number Two. We had eight months of adventure, excitement, confusion, wonder, fun, the list goes on and on, to look forward to. Anything ...
... Orsay. This should be a must if you want to see the works of Masters (Monet, Renoir, Cezanne, Picasso and others) in a wonderfully simple setting and with no crowds. In fact there was so much it was overwhelming. So, that was the culmination of another fabulous day. Tomorrow is Versailles day.
When we said Versailles day, we should have stipulated ‘all things Versailles but not the Chateau’. This is because we ‘did’ the Chateau big-time last time. Not ...
... a static map.
Still, I'm on the Luxembourg Ring Road.
It's one of the busiest routes through Europe as it carries freight from Poland, through Germany, to Northern France and Belgium, up to the Netherlands, across to Calais & the UK..
Luxembourg is a literal hub for European trade.
You would expect to see tonnes of signs to keep people moving, but this is all done in highway code.
... a drink, looked at the duty free (seemed expensive) but did not buy anything. By the time we went back to the cafe area we were nearly in Calais and the trip was ok (just a little rocky).
I drove the camper of the boat remembering to drive on the right which I did ok then headed for the aires site near the docks (free) and spent a few hours getting some sleep.