Le Moulin Noye
Travel Blogs from Glenic
Good drive to Bodensee (Lake Constance) today, with a slight detour around the German countryside thanks to local roadworks. Huge articulated trucks were squeezing down tiny country lanes, it looked like we were part of a convoy. First country campsite was full, but found a pleasant site on the lower lake at a place called Horn. I think there must be public holidays in Germany as everywhere is really busy.
Cycled along the lake this morning using the cycle ...
... For whatever reason, we saw more heavy people in the South of France than anywhere else in Europe, and even less smokers than anywhere else. They may have been tourists instead of local folks, but it was an interesting shift. Too bad, because since they were beach towns, we saw a lot of skin :-( And yes, there were a few women going topless, but not many, and they tended to be older, like my age, not 20 year olds.
Next is a final few days in Switzerland.
... through a winter wonderland of pine forests may look pretty and Christmas card perfect but it is *************centrating on driving safely and we we realised we may have to stop on the way for shelter but were afraid to be caught and stranded in snow.
The snow ploughs were out in force and we were forced to travel at max. 40 miles an hour for safety. Fortunately there was not too much traffic on the road just the odd idiot that wanted to overtake at 80mph (usually someone in a ...
... of the world. I must be honest with you on a few of the roundabouts I kept going around in circles since I couldn’t get my bearings so I know the roundabout in Bollene very well. From Bollene to Saint-Roman-de-Malegarde the scenery was more intense with vineyards, lavender fields and the beautiful rustic architecture of the villages, what a drive. The landscape is just like the pictures you see in magazines or coffee table books but more vivid at every turn there is a ...
... of white wine - all is well in our little world. Bon Nuit.
Cheers for now.
Sunday - April 29th Day 6
I had a bit better nite. Woke up late again then trotted out to have brunch - lovely crepe, scrambled eggs and lox. This would be great to do at home when we have overnight guests.
We've just come home for hot tea for me as I am coughing hard. Even used PK's puffer to see if that won't help - reminds me ...
- Free parking