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It wasn't such a fun town yesterday, with the heads of state of China, Monaco and France having a powwow. Their lunch was a couple of blocks from our place.
It took me close to 24 hours to implement my convoluted plan to drop my lovely wife off at the airport.

I have *never* seen security like that, both Monaco and Nice. Motorcade in Washington? Pfft! Nothin'.

Both the main highway and the coast road completely closed.
Police every 100-200m along the entire one remaining road to Nice (moyenne corniche).
This is a mountainous region, so it's not as if you can take the "surface streets" to detour.
Kicked out of the airport terminal building, shops closed and people waiting outside for flights.
Nobody allowed to open windows or go onto their balconies in town, or leave things ON their balconies.
Nobody on the roads, no private aircraft or drones, ports closed.
No gatherings on the streets.
Police tape and/or barriers along all curb lines near me.

I hope they had a nice visit!

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