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Old 09-01-2008, 06:08 AM   #1
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France: A 1200GS trip to Nice following the river Var

I did a little trip this week end to visit some friends.
But as the weather was fantastic and as I didn't wish to take the highway, I took a little shortcut of mine
And I drew my path following the river Var from its point of origin till its end.
Here is a map

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Old 09-01-2008, 06:09 AM   #2
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Where are the pics ?

Good to see a report from you mate
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Old 09-01-2008, 06:16 AM   #3
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Where are the pics ?
... on their way.... still uploading them... but this damned system started from the last one to the first... So I have to wait for the whole process to end....
okay, okay, I'm left handed.
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Old 09-01-2008, 06:23 AM   #4
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I didn't take much pictures of my area...
I know it too well so I don't think about stopping for a pict....
So my first stop was in the village of Gordes, north west of Cavaillon.
Very nice place. I knew the place already, my sis rent a house for summer holidays.

Gordes

Gordes, the valley and the mountain of Lubéron
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Old 09-01-2008, 06:28 AM   #5
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Then I did a pilgrimage -sort-of- to the mountain Le mont Ventoux and to the village of Sault.

Why a pilgrimage ? hum.... in 1992, I was in the army here like a lot of other poor guys watching the french nuke missiles.......

The Ventoux is the white mountain in the background

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Old 09-01-2008, 06:31 AM   #6
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I blame myself as I was so amazed by what I saw that I forgot to take picture till my lunch stop at Sisteron.... bugger.


Sisteron and la citadelle
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