Hotel du Val de Mougins
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This mornings mission is to find an atm to get some money out as I'm running low from my last withdrawal in Venice. After succeeding to get out money we bought croissants from a very fancy bakery. Simple things like buying a croissant can be so hard. For instance in Australia in a bakery you would ask and pay the same person but here they get you to pay the person at the cash register or you can be asked to pay first and then you are given a docket to ...
... that serves as a barrier to keep non-residents from driving into the village. It’s about the width of a telephone pole, two feet tall, and sinks down into a hole in the road to allow passage when the nearby card reader is activated. (As residents, we were proud to have one of the coveted cards). When we lived there, a prime source of entertainment for Emily and me was to sit on the terrasse of the Café de la Place, drinking coffee or having frites and beer, and ...
Sounds a little more interesting when you say it in French - but it's just cleaning.
We did a major laundry with sheets, towels, etc and our clothing then, after I'd spent the afternoon watching the last day of the Scottish Open, we cleaned the bathrooms, the kitchen and all the floors.
Not the most interesting day on the calendar, but that's life.
The weather was still very warm so the washing dried in a couple ...
Today, we awoke in our new home for the next few weeks.
My window looks out towards Cannes and the Med.
We're quite high up here - Mougins is on a hill between Cannes and Grasse.
Simon, Max and I walked up to the village to buy the obligatory baguettes and some croissants for breaky. It's only five minutes up the road and there are all the essential shops such as the boulangerie (baker), the boucherie (butcher), ...
... is buried. Really nice gothic style cathedral and in very good condition. Then we toured the State Rooms of the Palace for 8 euro. Again, much smaller compared to other European Palaces, but still decorated with gold trimming and amazing ceiling paintings. No photos allowed, but I found it all quite interesting as u have an electronic audio guide as u tour that gives the history and description. They are setting up for Prince Alberts' wedding, which is 1-2 ...
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