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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
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- Free parking
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Thank you to everybody who has commented on my posts so far! I do not have time to reply to them all, but I do read all of them and it means a lot to me to know that you are all following me along in my adventures! Thanks for your interest and ...
... a sauna session to start the day. I'm now starting to relax a little...
It was then time to set off. The weather didn't show up but wow, this place is frankly amazing. The fortified city of Carcassonne is just huge and was another national heritage site to add to the books. The first signs of settlement date back to 3500BC, the Romans recognised its strategic importance in ...
... carnival - la nuit de Blanquetieres. As before there are assorted characters who probably mean something to the French, but go straight over our heads. But the Blanquetieres were beautiful. Dressed in purply blue with gold ruffs and buttons. Huge gold bags of confetti which they generously showered over the crowd. Again we got picked to have it pushed down our coats. It is horrendous to get ...
... a sack of grain, which gave her an idea. She fed the grain to the pig then threw it over the battlements, where it split open, spilling grain onto the ground. When he saw this Charlemagne became convinced that Carcassonne still had so much food left that they could afford to feed grain to their animals and broke off the siege. The overjoyed inhabitants started ringing all the city bells, prompting one of Charlemagne's men to comment "Carcas sonne" - "Carcas rings", thus giving ...
... park there, and there was plenty of space.
There is plenty of space, though some of it isn’t accessible to you if you’re 2.5 meters tall (as a vehicle, that is). Which we are. Still, we found a shaded spot, and made our way to the tram. A little frustration with the ticket kiosk (which doesn’t take bills, nor credit cards without a chip) didn’t do much to delay us. After figuring out that we needed to get off a stop early (due to the ...