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... toll points as toilets. The rest of the day cost the best part of $60 in tolls but at least we were able to maintain about 95 kph, rather than the 40 kph of the morning. The speed limit on the motorway is 130 in the dry, and 110 in the wet.
We came across the Champagne-Ardennes area too quickly - we will have to call in there at the end of July. There are wind farms there in every direction, hundreds of turbines.
Fuel here is around $2.35, in UK about ...
... and pleasure boats ready for winter. It's still rather pleasant when the sun is out but when there are clouds you notice the temperature dropping right away. From Auxerre we drove through the vinyards of Chablis to Troyes. The old town of Troyes is particularly pretty with a lot of well maintained half-timbered buildings painted in all different colours. They also have buildings whose walls are covered in shingles which gives it a rather nice look. For lunch ...
Slept almost 10 hours, pretty darn happy with that! Karen and Bruce left this morning Australia bound via Paris so Bruce can pick up his temporary passport as he lost his passport when he arrived in Paris - left it in a cab - oh dear! Saw them off on the train then I went exploring this lovely town. Colder today and no rain until the evening. Lots of quaint buildings, friendly (and some not so friendly) people. Troyes has a population of around 60,000 people. There's lots of ...
Soaking in a lovely bath after a great nights sleep is a fabulous way to start the day and ease the aches and pains, which were doubly enhanced last night when I slipped and fell on my way to dinner. What a charming town Troyes is, gorgeous buildings and friendly people. Lots of rain today. Sadly couldn't organise a champagne tour so we wandered, shopped and ate cake! Sorted out a sim ...
Had leftover rolls with Nutella for breakfast. Because I didn't come across anything in the morning I had the same for lunch. This means that almost all my calorie intake for a 24 hour period came from a 400g jar of Nutella. Not ideal.
Lovely day for walking once it heated up enough. Did get a bit lost a couple of times. I am using 3 volumes of a guidebook (limited ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility