Hotel les Gemeaux
Travel Blogs from Nice
... brush with royalty! ;)
The State Apartments were pleasant and grand without being ostentatious. There were quite a lot of really beautiful 16th-, 17th-, and 18th-century cabinets with inlays and silver decorations. One of the first rooms, however, in spite of having a golden clock, seemed to be a depository for ... well, royals get presents all the time from other royal families and dignitaries, and some of the gifts are flat-out tacky. I think this was the "tacky ...
... us from Hertz at the Nimes airport, about 20km away. She had also called a cab and he would be picking us up at the dealership and taking us to the airport. Cool!!!!! Well, the ride to the airport was 153 euros, about $190. Eurodrive pick up the tab on that, too. Yeah!!!!!! We got in our little Corsa sedan and went back to our hotel and picked up the luggage. Then we drove to Nice. It was about a 2 ...
... of people. We pulled into the city center and before long we had found a hotel and were nicely settled. We were done. To top off our awesome efforts, we were greeted by a cat at the hotel! A real, living one! So cute! And warm and fluffy and purring away... Starsky and Hutch we miss you! Now that we have conquered our mission, we are officially hardcore. We can even lift our bikes triumphantly over our heads - just like that straw ...
... br> We rode up Le Chateau a park at the top of a mountain - we had to carry our bikes up the stairs, which was a workout and a half!
But the view from the top was incredible and took my breath away. It gave us views of Nice, the Coast and the Sea. I can't describe how I was feeling - Just standing on the ledge soaking in the vitamin D on the other side of the world.
We rode our bikes down hill - I felt like I was 12! The hill was so ...
... no idea whether you were upside down or left or right or - well you get the picture. After that it was a choice: Star Wars ride or ride the Space Mountain again?! We picked StarWars ride. After an extremely long wait - like exhaustingly tiring- we went into a theatre that was more like a stimulator. It was all seats though it was an airport from the future, unfortunately our pilot was a vey bad pilot.. But still the ride ...
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