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Watching the sunrise from the Dune du Pilat, Europe’s tallest sand dune


Melissa Nightingale took an excursion to the Dune du Pilat as part of a cruise on Uniworld’s SS Bon Voyage in France

It takes a special kind of motivation to get up at 5am on any given day.

It’s especially difficult when you’re rolling out of a bed worth tens of thousands of dollars and leaving the comfort of your luxury cruise ship with the knowledge you’ll soon be doing pre-dawn, pre-breakfast exercise.

Tummy rumbling and eyelids drooping, I cursed my past self for signing up for the sunrise hike up the Dune du Pilat, the tallest sand dune in



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