Travel Blogs from Villeneuve les Beziers
... of as we looked at it from a kilometer or so away was how a soldier in an approaching army must have wondered how on earth they would have any effect on it. (By the way, my memory of details has been supplemented by Wikipedia and you can read more there).
Unfortunately, the most impressive impact was probably looking at it from afar, as, what had been suggested to us by friends, the city within the walls has become a conglomeration of shops ...
... on the canal till i can sit the test. The test. Oh goody. I learned boyage system A in Australia, then for the sake of the yanks I learned bouyage sytem B. Now I have to learn the cevni system for inland waterways in France. No mean feat as very few of the marks are the same and they have a million new ones which make little or no sense. For example. there is a complicated blue light or blue cone system to show other ...
... to find
such a moment, a pause of tranquility, so savor it like the best damn wine
you've ever had!
After the market we hit the beach. Went
for a great run along the beach, passing every shape and size, from wrinkly
grannies to skinny teenage boys. Grabbed some fruit and delicious roast chicken
for a bite to eat before heading back to the gite to recharge our batteries.
A cup of tea went down ...
I have solved the mystery of the french surrender. It all boils down to the French prefering to get on the **** with the invaders than to shoot at them. it is a brilliant battle plan. It works. I can attest to this personaly. I couldnt have fired a gun this morning. Im not certain i could have found the trigger. These froggies are So cunning they even took me out for dinner after a few dozen rose. Then tortured me further on the boat with whiskey. And to top it all off you cant even ...
Spent 8 hours in the car last night driving down south, listening to a delightful melange of baby TV and High School Musical. We got in at a head shattering 1:30 am to find the beds unmade in a cold, typically gigantic gite.
That being said, it was worth the sacrifice. The weather was glorious this morning as ...
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