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... bank. We decide to lunch out and wander around the whole town perusing our options. We don't want anything too heavy. After perusing about 8 menus we end up at Le Pre St Jean. 2 courses for €21. The Amuse Bouche is a mushroom velouté in a shot glass with a cockle on the side. Delicious. I start with Caille/quail with a delicate salade of tomato, radish, caramelised onions and leaves. It has a slice of foie gras on ...
... manners on the road and stop to help with mechanicals and pull us along for a while in the head wind.
I'm feeling strong for the first time and enjoy today's ride. It is a warm, sunny day as we roll into Olargues, un des plus beaux villages de France. I have a little cry because it's just so stunning and because David isn't here to share it.
... an appointment for a trim on Thursday. Then a stop at Bar a vin for a biere and watch the day wind down for the workers and tourists. The girls are back after their weekend off and both look rested. They are open 12 hrs a day during the season but I was glad to see they have some extra hands on board during busy times. I pick up a warm baguette and 6 freshly shucked oysters for dinner later. The oysters are from the Basin de Thau 15 mins away. They are large, ...
... were plenty of takers. We had given the grandchildren some holiday pocket money and this was soon in action amongst the tat shops, the one purchase I saw and dreaded was a large water pistol, I guessed that Nanny and I would be targets in the near future. After our breakfasts we managed to resist the pull of the lunch time specials and instead we had ice creams, available in a vast amount of amazing flavours which did cause a lot of mind changing and ...
... door at Cafe Jubilee and try the local specialties Octopus salad and Nonna's Ravioli. The small cafe walls were beautifully decorated with Hollywood icons, Parisian prints, old wares and our lunch was delicious. They also own a second Cafe Jubilee in Budapest which we look forward to dining at during our stay at Christmas time there. Communicating in Malta was a breeze as 88% of the population speak English. The many harbours are beautiful with great walking, bicycle ...
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