Travel Blogs from Aloxe-Corton
... Moving well north from Orange on some rolling country roads, a few of us had a good laugh on a descent. Dave, Linda, me and Werner were ahead of the rest when Werner thought he heard a car and called out "car back!"...except it wasn't a car, it was Peter rumbling downhill and catching up. Hilarious.
I thought that the road from Bollène to Pont-Saint-Esprit would not be a lot of fun to cycle on account of potential ...
... hotel is connected to a large campground. The central building has a dining room, snack bar and four pools, one of which you can see in the pictures. Most of us are planning to eat here tonight, but service does not start until 8pm.
We are expecting another warm day tomorrow. The challenge is finding enough water en route and ensuring at we consume a lot. More ...
Bad start to the morning, I wake up to find that I have been stung on the leg during the night, it is not good it seems to be a wasp sting, I have been stung at least 3 or 4 times, it's hard to tell as my leg is all swollen up. Anyway we need to get up and going today, we need to pack up after being settled for 8 nights. So we get some last minute washing finished and pack our bags ready to go, it is our first wet day here, so ...
... B in a hurry!!
After a couple of phone calls to NZ to the on-call travel agent we luckily have a new plan and have a flight from our nearest city of Avignon through to London City Airport! How lucky are we! So we ring up and cancel our seats on the Euro Star from Paris to London and get off to bed very late after getting a final confirmation email regarding our flights at 1 am! BLOODY French!
We start with a quiet morning at home, another yummy french breakfast, then off to collect our next visitor. Julie arrived from the UK into Nimes airport. We collect her and head for the Nimes town centre, the rest of the group have a tour of the Roman Arena, I did this tour back in 2012, it is pretty impressive, this is a stadium still used ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking