I spent last week in the south of France with some friends ostensibly to go climbing but also spent a lot of time hanging around by the infinity pool in our villa.


That’s the view from my window. Not bad eh? We were staying in a little town near Toulon called Bandol. Here’s the local beach:


Here’s an island I tried unsuccessfully to run to several times. Google maps suggests there’s a causeway at low tide. There isn’t: you have to pay 11 EUR for the boat.


On the way back to the airport we stopped off in Cassis which is another pleasant seaside town: