Travel Blogs from Juan-les-Pins
Tonight we also did a side trip to the principality of Monaco. Initially, our trip was slightly delayed, as on our way home from Nice a public bus pulled out and into our lane, and caught the mirror on the right-hand side of the Top Deck bus; which meant we had to sit and wait for almost an hour while the insurance paperwork was sorted out (as it had to be done on the spot). Before hitting the casinos, we walked up to the Palace via ...
... easier than we thought.
When we arrived at Ventimiglia a young Frenchman, who was getting off the train with us, offered to help us with our luggage and take us to the platform from where the Milan train departs from. No elevators or escalators here and we weren’t the only ones with luggage.
As we descended the stairs passengers were trying to get past us to catch the train. They weren’t too happy.
They daily highlights video is here: http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=mPsxYPsdr6 E&list=UUq9YlBCKsbfksBNHwT78U8A& ;feature=c4-overview&desktop_uri=%2 Fwatch%3Fv%3DmPsxYPsdr6E%26feature%3Dc4 -overview%26list%3DUUq9YlBCKsbfksBNHwT7 8U8A
And the satellite broadband wifi here is primitive, which is why it has taken me until now to post last Sunday's entry. Isn't this French bb network supposed to be state of the art?
... s grave and then were off to see the changing of the guard in front of the royal palace. It was pretty cool to see!
We had lunch on our own through the area, where several students bought their favorite European dessert thus far - gelato.
Some of the girls opted to see some really fancy cars - we're talking Maybachs, Lamborghinis, Bentleys, Ferraris, and some really fancy BMWs, Mercedes, and Jaguars.
... the premier perfumer in southern France, also located in Grasse. It was fascinating to learn about fragrances. We then had a shopping opportunity. Next we went to the medieval town of Eze. We climbed up to the top for another beautiful panorama. Lovely shops, galleries, alleyways, windows, doors and views. We stopped to buy baguettes, cheese and turkey for lunch. Our next panoramic view was of Cap d'Ail. It started to drizzle. ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center