Le Relais Saint Jean
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... that the standard measuring unit for gold, the "troy weight", evolved here.
While not obvious when on foot, the old town is shaped like a champagne cork, its borders being marked by canals, La Sceine, with boulevards and gardens now replacing the medieval ditches and fortifications.
The old town reflects the structures of the 16th C, with half-timbered houses shoulder to shoulder along ...
... signs about skin infections caused by waterbird parasites and stomach infections from the water!!! We were going to stay a few days and use the bike trails, but decided to move on in the morning.
As we walked back from our stroll at about 5pm it started to rain. It then hammered down until about 4am!!
... war again between us and the mozzies! With nowhere to hang our net from above the bed I used my improvisation skills and clipped it over the open window using hair clips, hair bands and anything else that would keep the buggers out!
One however outsmarted me and got in, causing Paulie to chase it around the room with a can of raid spray.
Paulie and Popcorn 1 – Mozzie 0!
... Elliott particularly enjoyed it! Our thirst quenched we moved on to a wander around the cathedral. Quite spectacular, Oliver not normally one for architecture was particularly keen with the camera. A short hop then took us to Troyes for the night......pizza and an early night......! Too tired to do Troyes any justice, we must leave it for another ...
... shorts and a back-pack a third the size of mine came rushing by at a rate of knots. He barely had time to answer my question about his intended destination - I think it was Santiago rather than Rome - before he was off again with his transistor radio blaring and his arms swinging wildly and his legs going faster than a ferret up a drainpipe. The most unlikely-looking pilgrim I think I've ever seen.
My second sighting also had ...