Hotel Sophia Country Club
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... activities for $2795. Once I’d dropped my bags in my room we headed for the University where I waited in the main reception for a visitor access pass, which allowed me into my room after 10pm and through the campus during open hours, 5am until 10pm. After a day of learning about the project and all the backstory to the cause, listening to some interesting and engaging lectures about future development along the Rhine and cities which hug the life ...
... The aeroplane crash victims were remembered. The troops didn't carry flags in honour of them, and there was no music at the finish line. There were plenty of crowds though.
The Via Gladioli was packed and, after getting my medal with a crown on top, I made my way back to Marianne and Rein's. By the time I had had my shower, Tino, Rick and GJ were there, so we made a swift exit back to see Hellen and Ivo, eat fried food and fruit salad in the garden.
... and were making drinks to order for walkers. I just had some water, and ate my snack, but it was a nice break. It was less hot that last year, but still warm.
The hills undulated nicely, and a guy in a paraglider thing with a motor swooped overhead, only a few feet from our hats.
Back into Nijmegen, I missed seeing Marianne, Rein and Suzanne at the pub ...
... br> I found a Scotsman in a kilt to walk with. Paul was doing the 50k for the first time. He was suffering a bit, but it helps to have someone to talk to, so we stuck together and made it to the finish line by 2.40pm.
After that, I hobbled back, showered and went for a much needed kip. Suzanne, sadly, had had to stop and drop out with a groin strain. She seemed OK about it and vowed to party on with the rest of Nijmegen for the remainder of the week.
... trip (particularly with kids). Imagine sitting
for 12 hrs on a plane with nothing but the person in front of you and
their dandruff for entertainment. It's good stuff too, the films are
new, current cinema films like “Salmon Fishing in the Yemen” and
“Best Exotic Marigold Hotel”. The latter gets my recommendation,
by the way. Bizarrely enough, I watched it as we flew above India,
the country in question in the ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Sophia Country Club Sophia Antipolis
Great hotel - good food with lovely presentation- very close to my workplace.
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