les Arcades le Lion d'Or
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- Adjoining Rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... be sometimes with the simple pleasures. A quick check on the iPhone to see how hot it would be tomorrow was quickly followed by a check of the BBC weather App for some corroboration. Surely both Apps can't be wrong? Does that ever happen? Because, what I'm seeing is torrential thunder, lightning and rain for the next 4 days or so. But we're in the South of France. In beautiful Provence. It's been roasting hot for the last 3 days. We have a convertible car. It can't be. Surely not..... ...
Up earlyish literally take one step out of our front door and we are on the breakfast terrace where two fat ladies are already eating their way through what i can describe as a carb fest, I mean who eats croissants, fruit cake, biscuits, pain au chocolate and French bread for breakfast and get this...... Smoking a fag between bites, is she multi tasking I wonder? Anyway a quick Bon journay to the staff and we're back in St Tropez for a little wonder ...
... places you have certain expectations what itd be like. But it felt just like home, sitting out next to the pool, chlorine pool and heat belting down. It seems funny that I must have been brainwashed through ads or something that things would be completely different. The ocean is the same, the sound of the breeze is the same, cold and hot are the same, sleeping is the same, everything is mainly the same, but the differences that people bring to it is what makes it ...
Linda here - As may be apparent from the photos, we never did go to Chateauneuf-du-Pape today. It would have been about 20 km each way in a completely different direction from our planned route, so we decided to pedal to the tourist information bureau in St. Remy-en-Provence and get a winery map from them so we could plan the rest of the day.
The part of the day over which we had no control ...
... me and the four of us cycled together for most of the morning.
We went through a spectacular Gorge - the Gorge de la Meouge. Halfway through we were held up for about ten minutes while the road crews were dynamiting and while there I chatted with another cyclist who was from Sisteron. He knows the owners of the hotel well and we sent back our appreciation of a lovely meal - last night we had a three course meal which was included, along ...