Hotel La Grande Bastide
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... and stared for as long as I possibly could. Really could not believe that I was actually here. If you dropped a straight line from the top to the ground.....the difference would be 4.5 metres. Almost the width of The Folly, Emily. Built in the 12th Century...... The area where it was built was originally reclaimed swamp land. Apparently it is defying all laws of gravity to still be standing (leaning ) I can't describe the feeling when I first saw it through the archway. ...
... screaming at the top of my lungs! Finally, when it was done, we got off and saw our parents laying on two lounge chairs. Then Abby and Hannah went on a slide and me and my Mom went to a little area like a pool.
We took the train home. That was my day. ---Pearl
P.S. Please look at the pictures we posted for Marineland!!
We have been in Nice for three days and after some rain on the day we arrived, finally the sun has appeared and we have been able to get around in shorts and sandals. Of course being on the French Riviera, this is as it should be. Nice is a quite a large city but has a charm to it, probably due its history and its position on a bay on the Mediterranean Sea. The seaside boulevard, the famous Promenade des Anglais, has a lot of historic buildings, our favourite being ...
... in the afternoon sitting by the pool at our hotel, doing some research and planning for the next few days.
We had dinner at a lovely little restaurant not far from our hotel- Villa Nicholas Juste. No English version of the menu here! And the gorgeous waitress (who reminded us of Denise!) had very little English. So we ordered 'blind', after a few quick sneaks in the French dictionary. Divine ...
... seeing our convertible parked outside our very cheap, shared accommodation hostel. After a quick nap we decided to head for a cruise along the coast to the beach. Unfortunately it was also peak hour, and so our “cruise” turned into a very longwinded stop-start affair. Finally finding a park, we walked to the beach. Oh how lucky we are back home to have beautiful soft, yellow sand. Pebbles and rocks on the shoreline, just isn’t the same! But ...