Mercure Sophia Antipolis
Travel Blogs from Valbonne
... It paid out 30€ which wasnt too bad for the enjoyment I had playing it! Monaco is incredible though... So much money!!!! It's all Ferrari's, lamborghini's and any other car valued at a minimum of $500,000... Tried to find a sugar daddy but no such ...
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 ...
... We managed to find our way onto the right bus in the direction of our hotel which is in the original old town. I am in charge of navigation today. On the bus a gypsy lady got on with her dog/cat in a pet carry cage and proceeded to stand in the middle of the bus aisle and talk to some random stranger about nothing very loudly. Next stop a Muslim lady in full attire with two beautiful little kids and baby in pram got on the bus. The two older children wandered on ...
... 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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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services