Monte Carlo Beach Hotel
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... are guards outside it definitely isn't as guarded as Buckingham palace, you can walk almost to the front door, your only stopped by small chain railings which are literally up to your knees. The palace is big and off white creme colour, they have building work going on at the moment. (Most places have construction going on probably to get ready for formula 1 racing happening soon.) It overlooks the marina and out to the sea so it must have ...
... we had to walk our bikes off road to rejoin the road. We met at a town called Barreme and waited in a coffee shop whilst the DA crew took the support vans round the mountain. After water stop we had 30 hard uphill miles to lunch. Once we reached lunch we had broken the back of the climbing and seen the last of the four cols. It was downhill the way to the sea. 30 miles of flat or downhill to be precise which afforded us ...
... and the owner is rude. The kitchen closes at 10pm, the computer closes at 10pm, and the hangout area (the ONLY hangout area) to meet others is closed at 10pm. So it was tough to meet anyone. But the people I was sharing a room with are nice and we just chatted about Holland and the USA for a while.
Today, I uploaded pictures, shopped at Carrefour and explored. It has been too hot for me today, so I am going to go to the beach now and try ...
... travel companion (I think) to see more of Europe with someday (who I think would make eating out there better too, as tapas are to be shared). In the end I decide to defer the decision - I'll see how enamoured I am of the French Rhone-Alps area on my loop to Paris, and there's no huge rush to book as part of the fun there is seeing some less-known places. Hmm, but maybe I should lock in some time in Munich where I must end up...? Time really went ...
Nice - Cannes - Monaco - 31/5/12 - 3/6/12 As Kath and Kym would say, it's nooice! The hostel /2 star hotel bathroom had a portal. Not a space time portal or one to another dimension, but one that carried strange smells and conversations into it from other bathrooms. First day we went to the beach and laid down on the pebbles to enjoy the lovely sunny weather we had been craving! I got a foot massage while on the beach from a Thai lady. It ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet