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What's that spongy thing called again?

The matela,transat & other things you need to know about
photo: slim aarons
Planning a vacation?  Is the Cote d'Azur calling you? Here are a few handy words that you may find useful for a day at the beach.

Plage                                     beach

sable                                      sand

sable fin                                 fine/soft sand

galette                                pebbles (more like stones if your in St Jean Cap Ferrat!!)

matela                                   mattress

bains de soleil                      sunbeds

transats                                sunlounger

parasol                                 umbrella

a l'ombre d'un parasol         in the shade of an umbrella 

serviettes                             towels

vestiaire                               change room

douches                               showers

toilettes                                toilets

pmr                                      if you see this it indicates disabled access

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Florence Toilets Historic Centre

Florence Toilets Historic Centre
Public Toilets
Centro Arte e Cultura

Attended Public Toilet-22 available Piazza San Giovanni 7 50123 Tel: 055 290832         055 290833         055 212245         055 288496 Email: Cost E 1.00 Hours: Mon-Sun  8.30-18.30 Baby Changing: Yes Disabled Facilities: Yes
Public-Semi Public Spaces Hotels
The Savoy Piazza della Republicca 7 50123 Tel: 055 27351 Email: Toilet Located: Level -1 .Use the stairs or elevator from the lobby.Business centre & meeting rooms Disabled Facilities: No
Hotel De La Ville
Piazza Antinori 1 r 50123 Tel: 055 238 1805 Email; Toilet Located: Level -1 Disabled Facilities: No
NH Porta Rossa
Via Porta Rossa 19r 50123