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Spent the day on Ile Sainte-Marguerite and visited the fort and prison where the man in the iron mask was held for 11 years. The island is about 3km long by 900m wide and is covered in a pine tree and Eucalyptus forest with lots of paths to explore - a lovely day ...
... day on the Mediterranean! The weather has not been particularly good or bad...Overcast with periods of sunshine...a little rain here and there. About 72 to 74 degrees.
I am having trouble uploading pics. These cruise lines charge an arm and a leg for internet usage and it is slower than molasses. I hope tomorrow to take the laptop to town and upload the photos in either an Internet Cafe or a hotel lobby.
Ciao for now,
Mary and ...
... 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 ...
... in on Thursday night; presumably to enjoy all Cannes has to offer on Friday and Saturday. Thankfully we were in Cannes on Thursday. The thought of spending my day with 5,000 itinerant pensioners is terrifying. One of the boats was so monstrously large, it dwarfed the town and the islands. I don’t think I have ever seen a boat that large.
As an aside, given that the passengers are probably the right age demographic for the area, the disgorging ...
... Cannes (LFMD) which does have Customs/Immigration available throughout the day, every day.
I left EGBJ at around 9:00 on an IFR flight plan - a cloudy flight predicted most of the way. I filed:
N0165F090 MALBY L9 CPT N859 SITET A34 KOVAK H20 DOMOD A3 NEV R31 MTL R161 ABDIL
I was vectored a bit around Heathrow but once over the English channel I was back on the FP route. Unfortunately I was above or in the clouds ...