Mercure Nantes Nord
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... were locked, not a soul in sight. I tried phoning them but the message said they were shut till tomorrow. Oh we'll. booking.com found a 'free' room 0.6 miles away, there were limited options and I was tired, so I ended up in a €90 boutique hotel. Any port in a storm! Don't get me wrong, it's gorgeous, very comfortable, has air conditioning, Wifi, and I had the chance to do my full massage and stretching routine in private. I'm not paying ...
... bakeries are all closed for lunch and restaurants have stopped serving. We had a long hot midday stretch today with nothing but two energy gels to eat - they are very ,uch a last resort. Sickly sweet and with the consistency of slug juice; they are not edible unless you are very hungry. We stopped at three or four villages as we approached Nantes and only in the final one did we find a dingy little bar still sleepily open. A coke and a snickers ...
Which is probably the only reason I was able to find everything I needed to make a mexican dinner!
Fun fact: there are over 400 different types of cheese in France, but out of those 400 hundred, do they have Colby-Jack? No. No they don't.
French people, man.
So we retuned home, I cooked the food and it was a hit!
P.S. We didn't eat dinner until after 9 and this apparently a totally normal occurrence, I ...
... 3, 4!
Now this is the story all about how
Our lives got flipped, turned upside down
And I'd like to take a minute just sit right there
I'll tell you how how we became a free nation
In west Philadelphia it was written and signed
in D.C is where it spends most of its time
Chilling out, maxing, relaxing all cool
and kickin some British butt cause they have no rule
When a couple ...
Bonjour! I've made it to France :)
The country is beautiful (so are the boys), the food is delicious, and the temperature is low enough that I'm actually melting, what a concept!
I would love to sit here and type out all of today's events, but it's been more than 24 hours since I've had a proper sleep and I think I'm starting to hallucinate so instead ...