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... also pointed out Monte Cristobalite, and Pianosa. ( Pianosa is the prison island ). Before long, it was lunch as we were delightfully spoiled by Marina's sandwiches .... Each year I wait for this one time Marina spoils us with her wonderful creations. Fish + goodies! and tomatoes, gruyere and prociuto for me. After lunch, I went below, and just fell into dreamland under my duvet. The sun was out, but the mild winds from the North ...
... grounds for the hundreds of motorhomes that we see are really just dusty paddocks. Would be pretty depressing pulling into one of those every night. On the way to Calvi we are stopped on the road by French Customs. They wanted to see our "papers" - really, I thought that only happened in the movies. After answering numerous questions, "What are you smuggling?", "Have you worked illegally?", "What type of guns do you have in the back?" ...
... We park in town, do some exploring, go down to the docks, this is where we will catch the ferry to Nice on Saturday - another 6 hour trip, and have lunch at a pleasant restaurant. Roger had mussels for about the millionth time, I ordered a salad that I thought was something completely different to what it was. Turned out to be really nice - mussels and fresh octopus - not what I would order but I really enjoyed it. I struggle with the French menu's. In Italy, I can pretty much ...
... interesting about settlement of the area, education and agricultral a hievemenfs.
Cold chicken and salad for dinner. Sitting around an outside table with an American couple from Florida and 18 cyclist from Holland who had done their 200km bike ride for the day.
Walked home from jen and graham's about 1km up the pitch black road and collapse into bed.
Did my blog, couldn't let my followers down.
Again a fantastic day. Sun shining, blue skies and complete bliss.
Walked to the brown's accommodation which is about 1km down the road restonica.
Hopped in the car and set off for our mountain walk.
Graham stressed again on the narrow roads. The rest of us enjoying the marvellous views.
Eventually get to the end of the track. Up the mountain to the lac de mulo. Very rugged, ...