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Croissants and Chocolate of champions  

Croissants and Chocolate of champions

Nobody Told Me There'd Be Days Like These.....

September 22nd 2014
Apologies to John Lennon but it will soon become clear. Let's start with the Air France pilots strike! That would be the one that caused our flight to Biarritz to be cancelled 23 hours before departure. That set off a chain of action, not to mention stress, in order to go south to fulfil our plans. After numerous searches and attempts at finding a replacement , Easyjet was booked and confirmed . T ... read more
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23rd September 2014

Oh do I miss those French pastries--breakfast of champions, indeed! Here in Peru, a friend was trying to fly home, but was also grounded by the same Air France strike. Tricky when you've got a schedule, but glad you got it sorted.

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