Though we travel the world to find the beautiful

we must carry it with us or we find it not

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Le Petit Train ...

I love these "Petit Trains." Here in Monaco this little red train was waiting for me -way up on the cliff of the old town -only about 6euros and what a fab way to do a bit of sight-seeing - certainly better than walking!!

Down in Cannes however- I had a choice either the white petit train for a sort of "History Tour" which included the older parts of Cannes or a " Croisette tour" on the blue train - this travelled the trail of the rich & famous

Luxury hotels,beautiful beaches,luxurious yachts, Palm Beach Casino.
of course I took them both - who wouldn't !!

Viva! Le Petit Train
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FireintheBreeze said...

i like the blue and white one the best

sarah-jane down the lane said...

Viva indeed!
Is that the carousel at Sacre Coeur on your header? love it there!
I would have joined you in trying out both trains! Happy days,

Sarah x

puddinglane said...

Sarah - no that carousel is in "la plus belle ville" Avignon - I was waiting for the petit train, it was twilight time & the lights on this beautiful carousel had just come on - magical!! I love the carousel near Sacre Coeur as well.
Dianne xx

ParisBreakfasts said...

What fun!
I think I once rode one of these through the vineyards om Bordeaux? I can't remember...I wanted to jump out right patience to sit it out till the end, though in Monaco this may be the best way to go..

Anonymous said...

I loved France until they told me about Johhny DEPP and Leslie CARON.
So sad Nice and Cannes are going to hell l with " SS".
Read the blog, IRONICUS MAXIMUS.
So many people are getting help and getting off.
Child-trafficking is serious.


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