Les Bastides Hotel
Travel Blogs from Les Issambres
... of gelato! We walked for about 2 hours before heading back to the hotel & waiting for the other groups to come in. Well while we were on time, the rest of the groups airlines did not! Dinner was planned for Cannes at 6:30 and we were VERY late but the restaurant was very patient with us. :-/ By the time we got back, I had hit the wall and had a bed in a cool, humid room ready for me. Temp: 84'F Steps walked: 3,946(just from hotel to after ...
... two of us first class - and sat at an outdoor cafe near the hairdresser to wait for Ang. The cafe happened to be the same one we lunched at last year with some other people from that tour. And the waitress had been in NZ last summer for 3 months picking kiwi fruit - connections are common here. Craig used the cafe wifi to find accommodation for the night, via Trip Advisor, in what on the map looked to be a small town called St Raphael, about 40 minutes away on the coast. We ...
... but not really the most comfortable house in the world.
Lunch in a park overlooking the ocean with fresh bread and cheese and strawberries.
Beaulieu-sur-Mer appears to have 3 major industries
2 Real Estate
3 Double Parking (evidence below)
Lovely dinner with friends of Gil and Leslee's last night in a perfectly formed French suburb.
Off to Valbonne tomorrow and a quieter day.
... during a cruise. 21st May. Packed up and left the site without any dramas, both agreed that sadly Avignon will be remembered more for the badly behaved antics of some of the people on the site than the place itself, which is a shame. The drive to Le Castellet took us along the edge of the Camarague where we were able to spot some Flamingos in the wild. Sadly we were past them before I could get my camera out, so no photos I'm afraid. The drive through Marselles ...
... there was nowhere to turn around and cars were coming towards us. At one stage the side mirror of a passing van went over the top of my drivers side mirror while the passenger side mirror brushed the greenery on the other side. I like fun driving but even I had white knuckles by the time we finally stopped. I know we stopped because mum fell out of the car and kissed the ground. Mum and Nancy have a very strained relationship at the moment. The villa was exquisite ...
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