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Left this morning Genora where Christopher Columbus was born, stopping in Pisa...Amazing Leaning Tower...lots of pics. Left Italy Travelling thru over 170 Tunnels thr the mountains. We're going to Monte Carlo tomorrow night for dinner...passed it today with all the yatchs in the Harbour
Have a free day tomorrow..will stroll the beaches on the French Reviere.
Weather has been great since ...
We took the train from Menton over to the last stop on our trip: Antibes Juan-les-Pins, which is west of Nice, not far from Cannes. The older section is Antibes while the newer resort section is Juan-les-Pins (JP), which has nicer beaches but not the charm of an old European city. Our room, with all the ...
... a free map which helped guide us through the remainder of our visit. The entry fee for the gardens was 3.80 per student.
The gardens were just as I remembered. They are nice to see, especially since it is located on the side of a large hill/mountain of mountain. I personally think that some of the best views of the city can be seen from these gardens. After examining the interesting plant specimens, we went into a guided ...
... okay but speaking is still difficult. Now that I know where my weaknesses are, I will work on those so when I return to France in August I can hopefully improve my speaking more. I am checking into staying at the language school in Paris for one week, picking up where I left off in Nice when the other Globies fly home.
Besides a final commentary about my French ...
... both ran after it, trying to catch it. It didn't see us, so we were disappointed. We waited around 15 more minutes & lo & behold, the van came back around to pick up our friends from breakfast, the couple from Miami! We were excited to be back to our hotel by 10:30 to relax in bed for a bit & enjoy the amazing view of Monaco. We awoke around 9:30 am to depart for Geneva, Switzerland. It was a 5 hour journey, so we got mentally prepared for one of the longer drives of our ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Pets allowed