Mas de Galoffre
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- Shuttle bus service
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
- High-speed internet in room
- Room service
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... As usual we had a 20 minute tour of the commercial sector before we turned round and came across a nice place overlooking the water. Sue had gambas while I ordered a bien cuit burger, imagining that it would arrive a little pink in the centre. On arrival it was obvious that the chef had just waved it at the flames. I'm not one to complain so I ate it and jolly good it was too. It is 31C. Back ...
... it can be - lost on foot. Back to the tent for lunchtime and a quick beer (really pleased we bought this electric cold box). Sue went for a swim and I lazed around and had a few zzzz's. I think the colour of my stomach will eventually brown and it will become less sensitive! Rest of day reading and watched a really slow film with Will Smith - Focus. Not his best! Thunderstorms in the distance but only the odd drop of rain. Forecast is not good for a week. Tomorrow we go to ...
Today we had an incredible and packed day. We got up early
(relatively) to head east towards Nimes and area. Our first stop was the Pont
du Gard, a Roman aqueduct that was built around 2000 years ago. This was just
amazing to see and explore the area around it. The site has been listed by
UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, and for good reason. We spent what was left of
the morning and the first while of the afternoon exploring ...
Woke at 7.30 to lots of noise, the market was being set up outside our hotel so after a quick breakfast we're off. Decided to go along the beach road to La Grande Motte rather than the busy roads around Montpellier. Wonderful bike route with flamingoes in the 'etangs' & could really fly along, got to Grande Motte quickly but then when TomTom wanted us to go on a red road that had a 'no cycles' sign it rang a bell from last year when it did the exact same thing. ...
... atmosphere of all the festivities.
The evening was the beginning of a 4 day yearly festival of bull fighting. It is the only city in France where bullfighting is allowed and the town celebrates with the theme. The bull fighting was to occur in the Arena
We finally returned to our accommodation, as this was our last night in France. Peter and Joe were to head off to Paris, and Mary and I were to head to Spain.