Suite Novotel Perpignan Mediterranee
Travel Blogs from Perpignan
... to France in 1659 - yet all we have done is drive down the coastline! It begs the question: "Was there a time in days gone by when France had no Mediterranean coast at all?"
The campsite we are on is awesome which is why we are still here!!! We have our own private ensuite! It's true, though not quite as flash as it sounds, nevertheless in seven months of camping, we have never been on a site that provides a ...
Once we left the French Basque area, we travelled through the Languedoc region of France. Languedoc region is located in the Southern part of France and from the 10th to the 13th century it controlled most of southern France. The remnants of this historical time period in France's history are scattered throughout this region. It is from this region that the brutal crusades against the Cathars began in ...
... under that thing almost the entire time we were at the beach! He didn't want to get sunburned... I was the one who got very burnt in the end!) We had a drink at the bar to take a break from the sand (don't worry mom, it was non-alcoholic...) After cooling off at the bar we realized we didn't want to go back out in the sun so we rode those painful bikes back to the house and decided to drive to another town and explore.
Boy am I happy that we went exploring!! We found the ...
... lot to park the car. It was a testing experience for both Fran and I, causing us to bicker over which way to go. In the end I realized every direction I suggested was incorrect, so I learned to trust his instincts (I've never been very good with directions anyways)!
After finally finding out where to park, Fran and I walked to one of the nearby beaches. Turned out that the beach was not nearby. It was a good 45 minute or so walk away! Finally reaching the beach, ...
... Anais was like Jake, and Alice was a little better than me.
After dinner they walked us around the town so we could really get to see some of the cooler things in Perpignan. Most people are apparently away from the city on vacations and other things so it was pretty quiet. We went to an irish pub and shared a couple pitchers of beer. We had a lot of fun talking about the cultural differences and perspectives and sharing stories of travels. I told them ...
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