Le Mas De Jouas
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... didn’t let us
down and we rolled home full of rice, squid, fish, mussels, octopus and prawns to our lovely campervan park out of town. Running has been back on the agenda every other day and lately due to the heat we have been dragging ourselves out at what seems to be ridiculous hours in the morning to avoid heat stroke and continue our regime. This often involved alarms for 7.30, and getting out running by around 9, then ...
... of Provence), and a dress that I couldn't resist that was on sale for less than 12 Euros.
We then drove around a little through the periphery of the Centre Ville. When we got back, my parking space in front of the hotel was gone. Gone, gone, gone. Bummer. So I had to circle the Centre Ville again and park at the school parking down the street. We had seen that it was 99 F, and I was ready for another cold drink, so we stopped at the Tabac on the corner. Then it was back to ...
... map for the Midi-Pyrenees. Of course, we have one at home, but I have no idea where it is since we just moved to Portland, Oregon one week ago.
We then spent the next hour or so trying to get on the proper road that would take us to Gaillac. I didn't want to take a toll road; I wanted to take a scenic road. Eventually we found it. We saw some beautiful scenery, including fields of sunflowers, along the way.
We were ready ...
... tour for a few hours, so we booked in for a tour at 3 and Tony took us to see Saint Cirq du Popie. We were all very hungry so we made our first stop a restaurant while Tony went off to see an old friend who lived in the town. The town was tiny and very beautiful, like a little model medieval French village. All the food was expensive but we decided we could spend a bit considering we hadn't spent anything in days. Me and you got giant steak burgers ...
... and used the wifi. (I don't know if that happened I'm just assuming) me and Orson got started on the red wine fairly early. We all chipped in and made bean burritos for dinner, which were delicious and much missed. We watched sex and the city while we ate and drank (turning it into a drinking game) and sat for ages drinking and hanging out blah blah blah. We told Chiara how sex and the city was relevant to her love life. After a while we went to bed, again fairly early. I love you, ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool