Le Pont des Bannes
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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Today we went to Montpellier and did some shopping.
It was fun but my feet really really really hurt it was too hot and sticky. I wanted some comfy shoes or some with roller skates in them!!!
Mum scraped the car wing mirror while driving into the underground carpark but didn't do heaps of damage.
We had lunch at Georges Cafe, it was ok. I liked Mum's chocolate frappe and the Bonaffi Pie.
We shopped ...
This morning saw us ip early, early, early as our luggage had to be out by 7am and our bus was to leave at 8am for a 5 1/2 hour bus ride to Barcelona. Someone should have told Scenic that the first Saturday in August was the busiest on the rods in Europe! It took us 6 hours to go about 240km! 10 hours in total to Barcelona!
however we did get to see the Dali museum in Figueres! Weird stuff but I still like the melting ...
... is that in the water. Of course you see an otter at the bird park! Again the Sat Nav wants to take us on a different route home, but we follow the road signs instead. Sat Nav was probably right especially when we got back to Avignon in rush hour traffic AND they had blocked off our left turn into the car park. Convoluted u-turn to come back to the carpark. Everyone desperate for showers to wash away the sand and dust but another great ...
When we thought about Provence we imagined golden sun baked villages and sparkling blue sea and it has both of those, but so much more. Stretching from the southern Alps to the Cote d'Azur in the east, westwards to the Camargue and north to Lyon, we barely managed to scratch it’s surface in three weeks.
Most of it was wonderful, ...
... beer. Anyway our beer tasted very nice.
Cecily's notes to supplement my memory:
Hung around Port Cassafieres having showers and coffee while waiting for the bow thruster to get fixed up and a diesel fill. Pretty happy to get away by lunch time!!!Pulled up soon there after for lunch on board.Visited Agde All a bit of a flurry of provisioning and the town did not have any dedicated pedestrian areas so it was all a ...