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... explains it all as well. They also have a restaurant here; as it is Sunday it was closed unfortunately, however the shop has an array of pre-cooked tinned or bottled fare. We bought a delicious cassoulet of duck for dinner (we had purposely run down our supplies on the boat so that we didn't have to transport a lot of food) as well as some other delicacies.
A wee bit of planning for the next couple of days over happy hour, then an early night all round.
... quick action by the Deckie, who managed to throw a rope around it before it sank, saved a rather embarrassing situation.
While we were enjoying Happy Hour, a Locaboat representative arrived to tell us that one of the locks between here and Valence-sur-Baise (our final port of call) is not working and will be out of action until Tuesday, and so we won't be able to get through to the end of the journey tomorrow as ...
... tired looking. We wonder how the French businesses actually make money as they seem to open and close as it suits them. The Armagnac distillery for example stated it was open Saturdays until 5pm and we turned up at 3.50 to be told they had decided to close. Most businesses close at 12 and that includes banks, museums, places of interest, most restaurants, most shops and even supermarkets. They can then re-open whenever they feel like it ...
... although she's getting her Spanish & French a bit confused! But at least she's giving it a go! Genevieve swims at any and every opportunity and the mermaid fin is giving her thighs of steal! We leave in the morning and drive to Meyrueis, we're staying in a site in the Cevennes National Park. I've added a few videos and photos of our time ...
... massive!) and then swam and ate again! The climate is lovely, very comfortable for outdoor living. Our pitch is part shade and part Sun so we can choose. Gen is loving being a mermaid, Cece is making French friends and Scarlett is playing guitar and helping me cook. Tomorrow we will plan the next stage of the ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Pets allowed