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I'm in Casablanca now, it's 31°, Nantes was 12 °. It's brown like Australia, France was lush and green,I don't suppose they have great tasting strawberries here. How odd, this morning I was wandering around the market in La Boule, now Casablanca. Two hours flight and the world has completely changed, it's not like this in Australia! Waiting for Dad (Chris), I haven't heard from him. I wrote an email on Friday, no response. Hope all is ...
Bonsoir mes enfants et amies!
We enjoyed a pleasant cycle up the coast following the "velocean" cycle path past grazing cows, salt marshes and tidal flats where the ocean recedes up to 3 kl and makes possible the harvest of the region's ample supply of oysters and clams. A few very short conversations with friendly locals were highlights as I struggled to understand their enthusiastic explanations of the region ...
... paid only $150! Phew!!!
LH redeemed itself with a pleasant flight crew, free wine, lots of current movies and decent food!
Arrived at our airport hotel where Werner assembled bikes with assistance of his sous-mechanic.
Aside from being locked in the stairwell with our faithful steeds and temporarily misplacing our train tickets our departure south by train to Challans, in the Vendee Department of ...
... to come home from
school for lunch so that
he could see Sally. He by
all accounts is normally a
little reticent about dogs
but once Wayne had shown him my tricks and he realised that I
loved having a ball thrown for me we were set
to be best friends and to
have lots of fun and
best of all, I got to keep the ball that he had been throwing for me.
The adults had a lively
... raining a lot here and most fields in France are all flooded...a strange feeling when taking the train through the countryside and you feel like it's driving through a lake! I think after Tenerife the map that accompanies the blog will look like Indiana Jones had a sneezing fit while drawing it. So much for orderly not-crossing-our-own-path travels, but flights are so cheap! Ok that's it for now! M&E P.S. We did make it to the elephant museum! Pictures added to this ...