Hotel de la Cite
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... taking us 4 hours all up and although a bit sore leg wise and toenail wise, we all agreed it was a fantastic excursion. Coffee, beer and something to eat was a welcome treat on our arrival back in town. Drinks at 5 courtesy of the hotel in compensation for no hot water on our first night as the generator had broken down, plus cheese, biscuits and other nibbles in the lounge complete with open fire was a perfect ending to a perfect day and a perfect few days near the ...
Today starts with getting Nick ready to go "on tour" and be delivered to the bus. He is given all the usual instructions one gives ones son when travelling with his own money/documents and so has the fear of God in him by the time he leaves but excited to have a catch up with his mates and do his own thing. The rest of us head for the train station and the Centovalli Train (the train trip of 100 bridges).
We have a scenic carriage with big windows as ...
... journey so far and I'm really looking forward to everything coming ahead.
So.... what does a normal couple do on their 10 year anniversary? This was the question running though my head all morning. The only answer I could come up with is who the hell would call Julie and I normal? And secondly.... why would we want to be? Early this year I planned a ride for today that would suit us on our special day. Today the plan is to tackle the 1800m 25km long climb of ...
... between the castle and the monastry. As a result that makes driving and parking pretty interesting.
I drove up the street and the park was free so I drove to the top and looped around to come back down. I pulled into the park and pulled the handbrake, but obviously not enough because the car lurched forward a little towards the stone wall which certainly gave everyone a fright. But it wasn't enough to hit it so everything was fine. We went inside ...
... the night in a youth hostel. Words cannot quite describe what this place was like - I can only really liken it to the set of Bad Girls. It was hard to differentiate between the toilets and the bedrooms and you had to pay extra for what looked like a child’s sleeping bag from Argos as there wasn’t even any bedding. Fret not though Mums – we put on a fantastic performance and convinced the manager that there had been a mix up ...
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