Le Clos Enchante
Travel Blogs from Castillon-en-Couserans
... funny watching it take off. Apparently called a Beluga Airbus as it looks like the whale. The front or tail section swing around for loading.
Well I am off to have a cool drink before we board our flight to Singapore (may even make it a g&t). We are really looking forward to arriving home. We have had a wonderful time over the past 5 weeks but we are ready to get home.
take care and talk soon,
Nana-Jan and ...
Our time away has nearly come to an end.
This morning we travel to airport, return the little car, (with an extra 1300ks on it) and catch the flight to Frankfurt to catch the flying kangaroo to Singapore - I still have about 4kgs of luggage allowance which I am sure I can fill in Singapore!!
... There are many many walking tracks through this area and the top was the start for two tracks. You can understand why people go off trampling when the views are this good.
Last night we went out to the local cafe for dinner. The farm produced all that we ate - typical french meal, 4 courses with wine. Great food, good wine and a lovely roaring log fire.
Must away the french countryside (and market at Foix) awaits us.
Nana-jan & Puppa
... on the narrowest roads I could find. Hair raising but beautiful scenery.
Tuesday - Was a long day as we decided to drive into the mountains. We travelled 450k's but went to Spain, Andorra and Livia.
We drove up to Plateau de Beille (where the Tour de France sometimes goes) the road was narrow, and full of hair-pin bends. The weather was beautiful and the scenery was wonderful. You looked ...
... of cars, bikes and buildings are sporting the regional flag (we think). Turn north. Travel through Andora which can be described as a mine Switserland! following the signs to Franca as Wim is adament he wants to sleep in France. Roads are amazing through the Perenees mountains. Stop at first small village and crash early, we have left spain - the village is quiet and deserted by ...