FlyBe operate what they call a local network, basing their business model on cheap regular flights. An alternative to other modes of transport for scheduled travellers. It was the first time I’d been on a FlyBe flight and I was impressed that I didn’t have to walk across the runway, you could pay with plastic, […]
Here is a summary of the costs you can expect to pay. I have used my experiences as an example, these are not always representative of truely the cheapest, you will always find cheaper if you want to work through all the options, but here we go: ESSENTIALS> Flight Birmingham to Perpignan and from Nice(£81)thomsonflyflybe> […]
Here is a map of nice where i have marked up all the best spots for your perusal.
For my last night have decided to attend a concert, open air. Here I can vent my emotions and generally get in the spirit of the occasion. It has started to thunder and lightening and my performers are being rained on like myself.Instead, i decide that it may be better in the casino which may […]
For no other reason apart from that I’m sat at the computer thought I ought to mention Euro 2004 and those rediculous monkeys they let wonder round the pitch when people are wanting to watch the football. If I was in Portugal, I would have been throwing bottles. Hiall Hitler.
Nice has its fair share of Musuems. Due to failing weather, I felt that these museums would be a worthy way to while away the hours.Kitting myself with cagoule, camera and other shoes and stuff I set out bright and early to this museum of one of the most famous artists who has hailed from […]
For this day, due to failing weather conditions, I have planned a bus trip. For this in Nice you have a choice of modes, you have the small white choo choo bus, shaped like a train, favoured by very old and very young. Views aren’t great from the choo choo bus, pasengers simply have to […]
The French have a national obsession.. with dogs.A Frenchman owns a dog much the same as anybody else would own a car, he buys it from new or secondhand, drives it around for a little showing it off. This is the French way. I have included this picture of a classical French dog and pose. […]
After little wandering between beach and hotel, have stumbled apon this Pitonnere area place, all narrow and magical, authentic window boxes, french smells, bohemian style town houses, and dog poo. The real France..
After strenous previous days travelling around, found a cheap hotel 52e per night up by station area. Nice was one of those cities to which I took an instant liking. The people and place, attitudes of the big city refreshing after wandering outback D’azur. I have 5 days before I fly back to England, plenty […]