Travel Blogs from Solenzara
01/09/13.After a wander along the the marina we headed for our new home for the next 7 days. This accom is fabulous & we couldn't be happier with the whole package. It is SO clean, spacious, well appointed, & we are on the third floor with pool & mountain views. Too beautiful!!! It feels like we can really stop, take stock, relax & enjoy being home for a wk. We unpacked, made ourselves at home then headed for the supermarket for stores so ...
... time we arrived home that afternoon. We decided to drive to Antibes for the day & visit the old city, the market & the Picasso Museum. We had directions from Marie's husband, who was very patient, drawing us a map & going over the directions with care. We did a very good job of following them, except for the fact that we parked further from the main centre than we needed to. However, it meant we didn't have to pay, so that was a bonus! The traffic was heavy on ...
Today, our aim was to get a lot of beach time, and also to move to the southeastern part of the island. I put all my stuff in J&L's car and then we drove for a few hours. It's so good to have a car that follows you around, cause then I can unload the bike completely, which makes it easier to ride. I also only have one saddlebag, which makes right turns heavier to make than left ones. So now I've ...
Today we leave St. Cyprien, and will travel by way of the white cliffs of Bonafacio back to Ajaccio to catch the overnight ferry. After 4 nights sleeping with the windows open and breathing in the lovely air at Suzy's home, we've got the relaxed Corsican vibe going pretty good! One of our favorite new traditions is an early evening (pre-dinner) apéritif = crackers, a drink, maybe some sardines or cornichons or olives. When in Dordogne, I overheard a little boy tell ...
... at the local establishments were in a partying mood as they prepared for the riders. The mountains were lush with trees and bushes, and there was some snow at the peaks. About 90 minutes before the racers, there is a caravan of sponsors that come through hyping the crowd and throwing random items ( you know, the usual...key chains, hats, and the ever useful and very French disposable ashtrays). This is followed by an hour ...
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