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Travel Blogs from Nice
... Bond anyone? I kept imagining the helicopter landing.
We arrived in Nice, got Emel sorted for the airport shuttle and went in search of morning tea (or second breakfast as Bilbo Baggins would say).
Then Peter and I explored NIce....
I think I ran out of superlatives in the first hour and I defaulted to WOW...
Wow #1 - the shops, the clothes
Wow #2 - the buildings - the Belle Epoque!
Wow #3 - Old Town
Wow #4 - the ...
... we had a sleep in today missed breakfast! We went and did our washing which was so good to get done! We then walked down to the beach which was not sand it was rock but surprisingly comfortable to lay on had a late lunch which was delicious chicken Caesar salad and a chicken baguette yummo! Then got a taxi back to get ready for our night in Monaco. We left in the bus at 4 and stopped ...
frames – the area very much set up for families to enjoy with lovely green
areas and seats bolted to the ground which rotated around on a pivot to capture
We were heading for the Flower Market and got a bit lost and
ended up walking through some small streets with boutique shops and a lovely
square which looked very French with the checked table clothes – we found a
lovely Cathedral ‘Sainte-Reparate’ and ...
... area in, obviously taking a number of pictures along the way. I wander around for a while and head into the little side casino next to the Cafe de Paris, kitty-corner from the Grand Casino, and it is all slots and machines, not what I like to waste my money on.
Not wanting to waste what little money I have, I head across the plaza, past the Bentley's, Lambo's and Ferraris all lined up along square, and walk down a flight of stairs to ...
... br> Drivers Log: This was fun driving, but the stress of keeping to the timeline to see the places I had in mind somewhat detracted from the whole experience.
Day 3: Drive to the our chamber d’hôte in Golf Juan on the Cote d'Azur (2.5 hours)
Drivers Log: Missed the exit for Golf Juan and then had to drive all the way to Antibes and then glib back. I lost it after this happened. We then couldn’t find our Chambre d’hôte and ...