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Well, we had an interesting start to our trip to Chartres. We had planned the trip - metro to Gare Montparnasse and TEV to Chartres. What we had not planned was a bomb scare at Montparnasse, which closed the ticket office for a vital 15 minutes. To cut a long story short we were stuffed around by people who have us wrong information until eventually the ticket office was opened and a nice young man helped us with the tickets ...
Just us (The Good Olde Boys) and Interceptors to go, of for 9am and on the road we go, steady drive, still put in another 9 hours of driving, but managed to go via the Millau bridge and kept pushing to get to Orleans, so this gives us an easier day tomorrow.
Rat Rods drove through the night to get to Calais for 3pm, then the 6pm boat over to the UK, they reckon to be back home in the North East for 2am. Tip my hat to them, that is a marathon driving session!! Well done lads.
... for the year. I was lucky enough to get to ride in the
1.15m Amateur series with ‘the challenge’ Tetiahora. She was great. It was her
first ‘real’ show and she coped with the atmosphere fine. I had a clear on the
first day but ran out of gas the second day and had a couple down. Eric says he
is still really happy with how she is going so I’m still in the good books!!
I’m Still having a great time ...
... museum. (Gary has fond memories of learning about aviation history with his father.)
We studied the computer maps, took some notes and proceeded to get so confused we had to turn around and try again the next day. What looks simple on a map and in written directions turns to a gloppy mess when out on the road. Turn right at a particular point seems like a simple task but not when there are 3 angled right turns. ...
... to sleep early because we had to pick up Paris Prayer Conference Participants at the airport in the morning.
Meeting people from the church in Magny
Giving my testimony (which started off in French at least)
"God isn't concerned about our abilities but our availability"
"If God can use me, he can use ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed