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After getting up and showered as usual we sat back to have a cup of coffee (andy) and tea (Emma) and Emma partnered these with some left over bacon and eggs from the extremely lack lustre carbonara that we cooked last night (I'll warn you all that Barilla gluten free is quite terrible). But I was lucky enough to have some lovely fresh pain au chocolat - french pastries like a croissant but with chocolate too!
Everything into the car again and we were on the road, back ...
... most amazing thing I have ever heard come out of a child's mouth. "But... Why?.. I mean.. Why wouldn't people be her friend just because she wasn't pretty? It doesn't mean she isn't a good person, they shouldn't not be her friend just because she didn't look nice". What a breath of fresh air. A nine year old went against what all the other girls were saying and laughing at, because she really felt and knew in her heart that it was wrong, and she wanted ...
... was completely empty. We thought this strange being a Saturday but parked up and set off to now try and find the footpath to start our walk for a view of the gorge. When we found the smallest sign in all of history (and partly hidden behind a bush) there was a red warning sign stuck to it but guess what it was in French, so...we carried on.
The path seemed very unused and there were fallen trees and large boulders ...
... Du Gard for picnic lunch.
It was very hot and we enjoyed a shaded picnic on a canope along the river below Pont Du Gard on the right bank. The aquaduct was very special as it has 3 levels and carried water in Roman days to cities of Nimes, Orange etc.
... of the beautiful soaps.
Next stop La Baux, glad we weren't driving, so steep and narrow as the village is cut out of a cliff, just spectacular. The town is set up for tourists as every shop had souvenir items. Back to the ship for lunch.
Lunch every day is a smorgasboard arrangement in the dining room or you can have sandwiches in the sky ...
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