Tag Archives: beach
Fish sculptures - Cagnes sur Mer

An afternoon on the Cote d’Azur

Summer has come to end here on the French Riviera.  Not that you’d know it by the number of people sunning themselves on the beaches.  The true, tell-tale sign weather-wise that we’ve left summer behind us is the increased number of rainy days.  Still, the rain only last so long before the sky is blue […]

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Looking east along the Promenade

Making waves

D and I decided that we would take the time to head to the beach as often as we can. This would be our treat after a day in the office.  We weren’t so diligent last year mainly because we were on the road a lot. This year on rattrappe; we’re making up for lost […]

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Picture this

I love spending time at the beach and on Monday D and I did just that.  After a 2-hour drive from Toronto we arrived at Pinery Park, one of Ontario’s Provincial Parks.  The Pinery is located on Lake Huron, the second largest of the Great Lakes, and has 10 km of sandy beach.  There isn’t much that […]

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Here comes the ferry!

Walking out to the Cap de Nice

Last weekend was another 20 km weekend for me.  The best part of the 20 km was the 8 km return trip D and I made to the Cap de Nice.  After a leisurely and filling breakfast, we grabbed two bottles of water and headed out.  We headed east toward the port and from there […]

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Beach ready on the Côte d’Azur

They don’t call it the Côte d’Azur for nothing.  The colour blue is everywhere but my favourites are the clear blue sky and the many shades of the Mediterranean Sea. Here along the coast tourist season has really picked up.  Getting my groceries done at the market in Cours Saleya takes a little more time, a […]

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