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Basic hotel, but clean and a comfy bed. Tea making facilities are BAB though, just had a very dubious 'tea' from the vending machine that was comprised of hot lemon and congealed milk. Time for a well earned sleep, thank god we got on the earlier ...
... if God was living just a little way up into the sky, this Cathedral would be scraping heaven. It is LOFTY. But there was more to it. For a gothic cathedral it was surprisingly light inside, and the ornamentation while being intricate was in no way gaudy. If you’re in the Amiens area, visit it. The rest of the afternoon was spent walking down to the Somme and Parc St Pierre. And, here was a sight, a long stretch of the river bank was cordoned off for fishermen (no, we did ...
... probably thousands of African and Middle eastern men, lined up all along the ridgetop of the dunes that bank up near the port.
Illegal immigrants have taken to breaking into the freight trailers as the trucks slow down or stop for the ferry queues at the customs point. They are stowing away to get into England, thinking it's some golden destination and that everything will be better once they get there. The plan is usually missing a few ...
A bit of a lie-in this morning after our late night, and then a wander to the Blois central market, which is held every Saturday morning in the central plaza. What a fabulous array of local produce - everything you can think of, including enormous pans of fresh hot paella.
We were on the road by 11.00am, as it would be about a 6 hour drive to Calais. We lost Lidka and Leicester before we'd even gone two blocks, and at the same time Geoff and ...
... loving this family we have got to know so well
The mountains - Beautiful
The fresh air
The lovely Mouli in the valley - we will be back to visit you again
The open fires
Our lovely apartment - which we don't yet have in UK!
the hot springs and adventure walks
Our Formiguere Jump
Jump/drop under the lift at St Pierre
So much lovely food
Having fun with the girls - ...