Manoir de l'Etang
Travel Blogs from Mougins
... and stay somewhere.
Last night had been the last time we would know where we were staying, we had the pleasure of staying somewhere. From now on it's spontaneous and compromising decisions that will get us home. We left the campsite for around 10:30 setting off for St. Tropez, I have never been keen on going here as I knew it would be full of rich, snobby people. We would literally be the poorest people in St.Tropez! You could tell the area had ...
... a small village. We had a great deal of trouble finding our hotel when we first arrived because when we put the address into our Navman and into Google maps it sent us to the wrong address. It took us hours to work it out. We even went to another hotel by the same name in another town about 30 km away before working it out. We were greatly relieved when we finally got there. The hotel was actually a few kilometres from the nearest town of Entraigue which ...
Today we are determined to get from Nice Ville to Girona via train. This sounds fun and we are set up with the benefit of a Eurail pass. This will be eventful, sent Nat off and I think she already missed her train, no way to contact her so fingers crossed she's ok.
I'll live blog it considering there's no wifi.
10:30- hand off Keys and look for cab
11:00- attempt to book our train, no seats left, rail pass ...
Today was a slow day where we didn't have any plans.
I went down to the Supermarché and got some more supplies.
When I came back to the house, I made a stir fry with some of the new stuff I bought and used up the mushies and veges we had on hand.
I was surprised how cheap it was for some rather delicious crevettes (prawns) so I bought some to add to my mixture.
Juliet had some too - usually, she ...
... to eat or drink. It's geared totally for tourists and you can immediately appeciate the attraction.
We all went to a restaurant that's a favourite of Simon and Mary and had a very pleasant lunch there.
On our stroll around the town, Simon activated an old drinking fountain that works by rotating a disc on the top so that Max could have a drink of water. A local stray cat muscled in for a drink too. Most amusing.