Mercure Sophia Antipolis
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We had brekky at 8:30am and left the campsite at 9am to head to the Perfumerie called Fragonard. The mountains and clouds were amazing, we were sooo high up. It was pretty cool although I was glad I wasn't driving the roads were sooo winding and the drop was huge. We got there about 10am and a lady that was working there gave us a tour and explained how it was all made. I couldn't smell very good from this stupid cold but I did buy some ...
Short story is that Sophie & Alexandra (Alex) met me at the airport and Alex, a new driver, drove us to Grenoble, where they live up in the lovely foothills. Seriously, it's as pretty, if not more beautiful, than my beloved Boulder; Right up against the Alps, Grenoble is surrounded by small to grandiose mountains.
Found Alex & Sophie @ airport no problem. They had just arrived a little late b/c Alex is doing 1000km of supervised ...
... and seeing some of the sights, we got on the train to head back to Nice. Along the way, we passed the towns of Villefranche-sur-Mer (looks like a better beach and marina – sheltered and spacious), Beaulieu-sur-Mer and Cap d’Ail (where Jeff stayed at a youth hostel that was in a mansion right on the beach when he visited this area many years ago). Our trip to Monte Carlo was so easy taking the train – a perfect way to spend the morning and part of the ...
... to find no availability til next week. We could have called had we been able to find the locations on the MB France web site, assuming we could understand French of course. This meant we now defer our visit to our friends the Mayers until Thursday. When we get back to London I'll get rid of this car and in future get a Ford.
Any way tennis in the afternoon was okay and we'll find somewhere later to watch Nadal play tonight. Hmmm! No ...
... that Cap Ferrat was 'an escape hatch form Monaco for those with taste...'. Andrew Lloyd Webber and Paul Allen (Microsoft) both have villas there.
We celebrated Stephanie's birthday with lunch and a very relaxing day on the beach before heading home with a car full of sleepy kids and grandpa.
29 Aug- Got off the day with tennis in the morning and then after Susan ran home we dropped pool side for the rest of the day. Tonight the US Open ...
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