L'Atelier du Soulondre
Travel Blogs from Lodeve
... Fazer had chain problems ... A local Peugeot shop tried to help and in another shop I did it myself but the problem remained ... Luckily the owner guided us to a local motorshop and they fixed the problem so that I could drive to Montpellier. And it worked! After 650km and driving for more than 15hours we finally arrived at the apartment at 2.30h ... Hopefully we can fix the ...
... German at the next table; interesting - he had just walked the 35 kilometres from Montpelier and intended to continue on through the pass for another 230 kilometres to fill his fortnight's holiday-fun? They are all very health conscious with many oldies like us seriously cycling across France - maybe something we can aspire to next trip! Found a bed and tossing up our options for ...
... to narrow and bumpy. Just before entering the Gorges du Trevezel, we caught the others. They had bypassed Mont Aigoual.
At this point, after Gorges du Tarn and Gorges de la Jonte the day before, Gorges du Trevezel was just another pretty ditch although the road through this one was a bit disconcerting: very narrow, definitely only one lane wide, with no shoulder on one side and a drop-off on the other. What do we do if a ...
Today's nominal route was quite short, 62 km. The extended route was close to 120 km, but Tom suggested another alternate which turned out to be just under 90. Most of us opted to do that. After an initial long climb to about 1500 m (pictures of the various cols are attached), we then rode downhill the rest of the entire day. It was a ...
... us in
their Hymers. Andrew Martin from
Bowen/Melbourne walked with us for a day.
His wonderful photographs are below.
John McL walked with me over the
first big hill. Ramo and Lyn at the
wheel safely arrived at our next town! The path was narrow, briar
littered, stony, full of uneven steps, little signage and lonely. Few pilgrims on the road this year!
How has this b&b rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed