Hotel Le Vieil Amandier
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... sculptures. Buying wine in boxes is quite normal direct and a cheap option - we had to talk Pascal into only a bottle, he wanted a 5 litre box, he came round in the end but choosing that bottle took awhile. We avoided the main highways and toll roads so our GPS tooks us through many back roads to Miramas. The most short, sharp and forceful storm, fork lightening, wind, hail, all the cars on the road stopped, no one could see, they all put on hazzards lights etc ...
... had very nearly closed up ie the stalactite coming down was a cm or so from touching the stalagmite coming up - and we were offered a free entry when the gap had closed - but as it grows at only 1mm every 1000 years, they are probably safe in offering that to all the tourists coming thro! After the tour we did a short self-guided walk around a woodland area above the caves - learning about the trees and bushes. Matthew is always our map-reader but Guy took ...
Did you know that there is a Grand Canyon of Europe? Well we didn't either, but there is. The Gorges of Verdon is a 21 km v-shaped chasm that travels through the limestone foothills of the Alps.
This past Sunday, we visited the western end of the gorge and its artificial lake, Lac de Ste-Croix. Leaving Aix, we travelled through the countryside stopping at the Sunday morning market at Vinon-sur-Verdon to ...
... and I wanted a smaller car. Getting a smaller car was not a priority for Hertz they decided that seeing they had a car with Italian plates and we were going to Italy, we were taking it with us. To set the record straight I booked a Class B car which is an equivalent of a Yaris. They upgraded me to a class J.
I had said all along on the holiday that I would love to drive an Alfa Romeo but had never had an inkling to buy one. ...
... some weight. We became the proud owners of some more camping supplies and a Frisbee – Liz I have been practicing and can now catch and throw the thing!
30 minutes later we were repacked with every item in the car rebagged. We headed into Hertz Nice to farewell Wagner and meet our new hire car. As we were on our way to Italy and back to 2 people we order a small car. I sat and minded the bags whilst the boys undertook the administration. Alvin ...
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed