TripAdvisor Reviews Le Boulevard Mazamet
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... French Riviera
Monaco down town. Pretty intense place. No parking, no turning, no room. Like sardines in a can.
More Monaco from above. Home of the rich and famous, or not so famous, but certainly rich.
By Antonio Canova, the most famous sculptor of his day and some rank him in the top five of all time. Was the personal sculptor of Napoleon and his family.
The museum docents at Forli didn't much care about my desire to see ...
... scene in Cinque Terre would simply have been a shot of hikers setting off along the trails. The trails came right into the town. Taking a photograph of hikers on the trails would have been a snap. I didn’t, and missed the opportunity to adequately portray the world of dedicated hikers in general and the pilgrimage of the Cinque Terre hikers in particular.
There are similar regrets after virtually every posting.
Next is one of my favorite responses from ...
... to us.
We decided to press on at walking pace until off of the motorway and
just as soon as it had started, it stopped. The hotel was
conveniently located half a mile from the old city walls and the
hotel receptionist was very kind in drying our jeans and clothing for
us in the hotel laundry. When we had recovered, we walked up the
road and into the old city. It was very photogenic and worth ...
... by Napoleon in the same year (Battle of Marengo).
Wandered up through the narrow streets of the town, can see that these narrow streets are a great idea in hot sunny countries as they provide cool(ish) shaded walking area.
Decided to go and explore the medieval city, so cycled up there and found a suitable rubbish bin to chain the bike up to. The old city was renovated by an architect in the 1860's, and looks like ...
... Then I caught the Petit Train Touc, which for just three euros takes you around the old city followed by a circuit of the bastide. The other petit train (yes there are two) costs seven euros and only goes around the castle, but has recorded commentary.
Rang the Avis desk at Carcassonne airport and was quoted 305 euros for eight days car hire. Checked the price on the Avis site and was quoted 179 euros. No brainer really. I just have to get the map out now and ...