La Colombe d'Or
Travel Blogs from St-Paul-de-Vence
Left this morning Genora where Christopher Columbus was born, stopping in Pisa...Amazing Leaning Tower...lots of pics. Left Italy Travelling thru over 170 Tunnels thr the mountains. We're going to Monte Carlo tomorrow night for dinner...passed it today with all the yatchs in the Harbour
Have a free day tomorrow..will stroll the beaches on the French Reviere.
Weather has been great since ...
It was laundry day today so we headed off in search of a laundromat. Thank God for the internet- how else would you find things! And thank goodness for Sheila in the car, or we would never have located this place! Anyway, we found the laundromat in downtown Nice, amongst the markets and local shops. We wandered around whilst our washing washed, had a cafe au lait and checked out the local ...
... thanks to the lighthouse :/ Took our time getting ready (washing took forever!) and caught the bus from outside the apartment into Nice ville. Following the glorious start to the day, the weather had turned nasty with howling winds and light showers. Luckily we were all rugged up (except Dean) so still enjoyed our stroll along the Boulevard de Anglais and wandering through the shops. We also stumbled ...
... good at that now)
Back to the bus stop and then to the ship. We spent the rest of our time here watching the yachts coming and going from this ritzy port. Oh yea and packed for our disembarkation tomorrow.
Tonight at dinner was Norms 83rd birthday so we went to our normal dining room and helped him celebrate!!
Later we spent the evening with our bar friends and even had a bar tender sing with the piano man, he was pretty ...
... There are several easy canyons that suited for most people, even absolute beginners. It will be enough to be in good physical shape, not to be afraid of water or heights and to know swimming. Under the supervision of a guide, the necessary techniques can be learned on the spot. For more serious explorations which mean longer routes with more technical challenges, often in wild places far from civilization, can be made. Such expeditions can take several days. I got up at 7am to meet ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service