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Travel Blogs from Montpellier
Today we went to Montpellier and did some shopping.
It was fun but my feet really really really hurt it was too hot and sticky. I wanted some comfy shoes or some with roller skates in them!!!
Mum scraped the car wing mirror while driving into the underground carpark but didn't do heaps of damage.
We had lunch at Georges Cafe, it was ok. I liked Mum's chocolate frappe and the Bonaffi Pie.
We shopped ...
... the Romans were able to complete this project which delivered water a distance of over 50 kms to the city of Nimes. Much of the water was used to supply the many very large public baths popular at the time. Back in Nimes we had just enough time to catch the train to the beach. Quite the deal! Only two Euros each for the one hour trip. The town was much larger than I expected and reminded me of Seaside, ...
... Montpellier via the tram. Separating at place de la Comedie, Maddi
and Toni headed off to get a lined pad before heading to the course and Tony
went to Orange (Phone store) to grab a sim USB stick. Tony walked home which
was about a 20 minute walk. Toni went on a bit of a shopping look (didn’t
really come back with much) as one of the big yearly sales has just started.
The girls hopped on the tram home for lunch to be on the table, sounds good ...
... Some of the false petition people get you
to sign petitions while others have a good look through your pockets. At the
end of the Tuileries gardens is Place de la Concorde we got ourselves an
American hotdog but for Toni the normal level of mustard seemed to be a little
on the hot side so water was also required. Crossing the road we started on our
journey up the Champs Elysees which included a few photos from the middle of
the road. Half way up ...
... of Nimes. A bit gimmicky, and definitely didn’t need to be in 3D, but fine. I guess the outside is impressive, and they needed to put something inside so that they could charge people, so why not do a 3D film! I’m just very glad I didn’t queue up for what looked like hours on the day that it was free entry!
The only problem with my family being here is I had a cold, although I think they missed the worst of it! On Tuesday I felt absolutely ...