Hotel Ibis Pontarlier
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... and come out of the frame. This would be awkward anytime but was made worse by the fact that the next Airbnb guests are arriving tomorrow, so somewhat urgent to get the window fixed. Bob and Daisy were out and in central London and were incommunicado and Lucy was trying to ring her insurers. In the end we got Bob and he went back and made a temporary fix till the insurers take over on Monday.
After lunch, we headed to the rail station and got ...
... again. I was feeling a bit tense (LOL Understatement) as by now it was 615 and check in closed at 740 and I wasn't clear how close Gatwick was. Anyway, Lucy got us there in record time. We parked and even had time for coffee and a snack in Jamie Oliver's restaurant.
On to our Easyjet flight which was packed. We pushed back on time but then sat on the runway for about 35 minutes no idea why. During this time a couple two ...
... on the night of the 800 year celebration of the town. Everyone seemed to be out enjoying the balmy evening and free entertainment...... And so were we! We even got interviewed by a lovely guy from the local paper. The only issue was trying to negotiate the language, which is a particular dialect of German. Of particular issue the use of parking meters and the menus, but both were eventually negotiated with the assistance of helpful ...
... dead person, stood standing together as if on the parade ground. The warm sunshine and green fields surrounding the cemetery gave it a serene feeling. In a strange way it seemed like a nice place to be buried, although I'm pretty sure the servicemen would have liked more control over when and where it was to happen.
The etched maple leaves showed that the overwhelming majority of graves belonged to Canadian forces. A register kept at each site recorded details of ...
... marker on it.
I'm now relaxing in my cheap-and-cheerful IBIS budget hotel in the commercial zone of this large town. The price suits ma poche quite well after a very expensive stay at a Logis-branded hotel last night. And, what's more, the shower here has fibre optic lighting that creates a funky disco feel when you take a dip. I'm quite tempted to douche again later this evening, and maybe tomorrow morning too.
Tomorrow is ...