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- Airport Transportation
- Drycleaning onsite
- Minbar in room
- Non-smoking rooms
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
TripAdvisor Reviews Le Meurice Nice
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First of all, happy birthday to my Min for yesterday and also to Young Thomas who is Eleven today. Congratulations both.
Min had chosen this cruise for her birthday and on the actual day we were at sea on the way to Nice. We had a low key day. A bit of sun bathing in the morning, a great show "We Will Rock You" in the afternoon and a really nice meal in the Chops Grille steakhouse.
The show was excellent being a "Jukebox" musical based around the songs of Queen, and was ...
Nice was really lovely. We spent the morning having breakfast by the beach and then went to an English speaking church service (and like our church they hold supper afterwards, but with a typical French twist- wine is served!). We walked throughout Nice and found an amazing bagel shop (bagels are quite hard to find in Australia and when you do they are very pricey) and got a bagel with ...
... br> It is a glorious afternoon. The temperature is in the mid-70's and the sky is Carolina blue. We walk up through the Place Massina, stop in a cafe, and head across to the Promenade des Anglais, take pictures, stroll back and forth, joining on the passing parade that is Sunday in September on the Cote d';Azur. Villages snuggle into the hillside, the white palaces along the Promenade sparkle, the fashionable people walk up ...
... front, hundreds of people all posing for photos with the cars, and a parade of cars coming past, all for show. There is a small road, one way that goes past the casino. Around the corner, there is a guard, who lets you drive on this road if you are driving a worthy car. We saw basic cars refused entry, but if you are in a merc, BMW, Porsche, Bentley etc, he waves you through. Funny watching the guy in the camper van try to get through.
We then walked the Grand ...
... I started to get a little frantic that we may have missed it as I couldn't find our train anywhere!! Suddenly I noticed there were a lot of officials standing around with bits of paper, and that actually our train was on the TVs, it just said 'cancelled' instead of a platform number. We went over to talk to an official who told us there was a train strike (typically French) and so they were running reduced services that day and our train had been cancelled. As we are ...