Moulin de Flagy
Travel Blogs from Flagy
... to take a tram as there was a road that could not be crossed in our way. For this we needed to purchase another ticket- annoying as we would not have needed to do this if we had not exited the barriers! With trepidation I got in the car. I was not looking forward to driving on the wrong side of the road. However, Stephen managed very well. The only problem was a tendency to want to have his body on the wrong side of the road, ...
... We free jump in the indoor and he has some
nice ones. Oh and there is also a new stallion here that they just bought for
Baptiste to ride. A 10 year old by Dollar dela Pierre(Quidam de Rival) out of
an Alme mare which Eric tells me is the best kind of mare you can get(of course
he would say that, Alme is French!!)
With the end of
summer also come the French National Championships, also at Fontainebleau. It
is the last ...
... for our car hire company we made our way to collect our car. A Toyota Yaris! After squeezing all of our belongings in to the small motor we set off on our perceived 3 hour journey to Burgundy. I agreed to share the driving with Jenny (please note I have never drove on the 'wrong' side of the road before). Jenny kindly agreed to get us out of Paris as she is used to driving on crazy roads in Qatar. It is an understatement to state that ...
We were up way too early to catch our train to Montargis. Although we were probably not up early enough - we almost missed it. The stations are huge, so when you need to change lines, it's not always as close as you might think, especially when you need to swap from Metro to the regional service. Thankfully France has an excellent train system, and it was always easy to find the next connection.
Benjamin picked us up ...
... home made lasagna
8:53pm Leave Brie to return to the hotel in Paris
10:00pm Discover back at the hotel that the lovely ladies from Detroit had left me some Pizza that they had for dinner
Hearing about the needs in France
Visit to Eglise de la Brie and seeing the work being done
Awesome lasagna by Kim in the evening and eating together
Coming home to Pizza from the ladies from the Detroit