Park Inn by Radisson Macon
Travel Blogs from Macon
... Got a mooring in the centre of the town for 20 Euro a night and have spent 4 nights there. Met up with Michael and Siena from Wellington, had a fab night out at a family restaurant, eating offal type foods -not really my thing but entertaining.
The weather is still stormy at nights and hot during the day. Caught trains around Lyon, easy good transport. Lots of historical buildings with amazing architecture, lots of food and wine again, easy life and just plain ...
... I think I've spent 150 euro in last two days. Though the coming countries should get cheaper.
One tour left early Saturday morning and another rocked up in the arvo. We showed them how to get rowdy. Lol. Apparently our little group is pretty wild. The tour manager, Scott, is pretty happy about that. Says he has not partied this much in a while. He's pretty good fun too. Likes a bit of a drink.
The GoPro did the rounds last ...
Amanda finally arrived at the boat, jet lagged and tired having missed the connection flight and being diverted to Munich. Another flight, 2 train trips and a 50Euro cab trip and here she was. Life is good again and all is well. The markets were on next day so went shopping for .... you guessed it, cheese, wine, hams, fruit - Took the boat out and managed our first lock. Tricky little beggars as the incoming gushing water can pick the boat up and move ...
Arrived Lyon and spent 4 days. It's hot!, Funny little tram from the airport to Lyon, then to hotel. Caught tram/bus thingy -trust the French, could Not buy a ticket from point A to point B -had to buy a ticket for a time period i.e. 1 hr or 2 hrs - how long does it take to go to the art museum?? what happens if the time expires half way there?? That explains the discarded bodies along the track, people tickets ...
... romantic garden" about halfway down that you walk through to get to the other bridge. It is a beautiful day, bright and sunny, about 70 degrees. We walked up into town and then down the main street. There are many shops along the way. Shoe shops seem to predominate in every town. I suppose people do a lot of walking here. And of course, there is the requisite flower stall on almost every corner.
As we walked down ...
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