English Guide to Mentone and Its Environs

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W. Swan Sonnenschein & Company, 1882 - Health resorts - 143 pages
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Page 154 - AT FREQUENT SHORT INTERVALS DURING THE SEASON. For all particulars of above and other Tourist Arrangements, and Estimates for any proposed Itinerary, apply or address :— OH CAYGILL, TOURIST MANAGER, CHIEF OFFICE: 371, WEST STRAND, LONDON, WC Branch Offices : DEWSBURY— Stamp Office (Mr.
Page 66 - Whenever the snn shone there were protected valleys and sunny mountain nooks, where at all times, in December or January, as well as earlier, •we were sure to find warmth, a quiet atmosphere, and flowers. What with these occupations, books and newspapers interchanged, and the harmonious intercourse of countrymen united by the bond of common origin and suffering, the winter passed pleasantly along, merely...
Page 29 - Mentone — cover the rising ground to a height of about. 1,500 feet above the level of the sea.
Page 37 - Glowworms are not uncommon, nor are fireflies, but the latter seldom make their appearance until the end of April or the beginning of May. It is...
Page 14 - The patient should be encouraged to spend a large part of his time in the open air, and he should be well fed and systematically exercised.
Page 127 - Invalids are received on the payment of 1 per week, which includes wine, fire, lights, medical attendance, and medicines — in short, everything except laundress.

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