Le Mas Provencal
Travel Blogs from Théoule sur Mer
... the beach (recommended by the guide books) was a winner with the boys had the last 2 portions of moules frites practically licking the pan clean!! We splashed out on the menu du jour and had no regrets - as you can see from the photos. We're hoping the olive oil and regular swims will avoid expanding waist lines. I have to say you never see overweight folks around - they ...
... But then we didn't talk too much after that either, until I was in Brussels and I booked my flight from Nice to Athens and I remembered that he lived in Nice, so I messaged him to see if he wanted to catch up when I was there. A massively perfect gentleman, so I kept chit chatting to him on Facebook and practicing my French with him when I was doing my course in Paris too. But to be fair, it felt like friend territory. I hardly remember meeting him and kind of felt ...
... which doesn't sound like a good enough reason until you actually do it.
Blessed with one last day of perfect weather and end-of-trip fitness, I took care of business in short order. I noticed a large quarry at La Grave on the way down which escaped my notice last year, and same with a herd of goats on the way up. The only photo I took at the top was a close-up of the sign.
On the descent, right in Peille, ...
... of the day was spent trying to figure out how we could stay here permanently. After soaking up our fair share of sun and wealth it was time to go back to the common man train tunnel and return to Nice. A Bastille day celebration was under way in Nice and although I`m not sure what this day actually commemorates I get the impression that the people of Nice really need no excuse to celebrate. Nice`s old town is a charming labyrinth of ...
Seeing that the train station was only a 7 minute walk from our hotel we decided that it
would be a good idea to walk there as oppose to taking a taxi (the last time we took a taxi in Marseille we were taken for a ride and the taxi driver did a couple laps around the hotel before dropping us off!). Needless to say, the walk was easier for some than others... Jess struggled (fyi Jess: this is still not roughing it).
Once we arrived ...
Other places to stay in Théoule sur Mer
47, Avenue de Miramar, Théoule sur Mer | 4 star hotelfrom $336
19 Boulevard de l'Esterel, Théoule sur Mer | Hotel
21 Boulevard de L'Esterel, Théoule sur Mer | Hotelfrom $220
6, Boulevard de l'Esquillon, Théoule sur Mer | 5 star hotelfrom $405