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... the town. We bought delicious baguettes for lunch and ate them while walking around the marina.
There was some serious money parked in that harbour.
We all picked out our favourite boat. The kids need to study hard, marry well or start buying lottery tickets!!
We hopped back into the car and drove to Cannes, enjoying the scenery along the way.
We arrived, found a hotel and then walked down the road and ate dinner at a Turkish kebab shop.
We slept ...
Considering we were mostly in the car travelling back to Nice, we had another great day! We woke up slowly, enjoying our last couple hours in paradise, then jumped in the car and headed towards Cannes. After only an hour, we stopped at the town of Pisa, in order to take the famous leaning tower of Pisa pictures. It turned out to be a beautiful building, much nicer than what any of us expected! The town ...
... and along side the pretty lake of Serre-Ponšon, Labouret pass ( 1240m) Dignes les Bains, Draguignan to arrive at Sainte Maxime later that evening.
We were welcomed by my long time friend Michel Sugnaux and his wife Elianne in their beautiful Villa overlooking the town of Sainte Maxime.
We got acquainted with the house on Sunday, and spent ...
... found me, made a short but seemingly heartfelt speech then presented me with a T-shirt from his local Moto Guzzi club as something I might remember their town by. I value the gift very much, but it seemed to me, as I rode north into the Passo della Spluga, that I wouldn't need a shirt to remind me of the friendship and culture of this small town in this remote valley. That will stay vivid long after the shirt has faded.
And so, it was back ...
I don't know how many thousands of euro's worth of pyrotechnics went up in smoke but I'm glad I wasn't paying for it. It was a magnificent display that lasted about 20 minutes with the best fireworks I've ever seen.
The trip home was a bit of a trial. We'd found where we thought the late bus was going to leave from and establishe there was one at half-past-midnight, so we found a place to have a drink and where Juliet could use a toilet, then ...