Auberge du Balestie
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... and lasted till 1862. He then put forward his plans for the second half of the restorations which was accepted and commenced, in 1879 Eugene died however his pupil Paul Boeswillwald continued restoration works, completing them in 1911. It was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1997. It is truly a unique place with gorgeous little cobblestone streets, restaurants, and shops and oddly enough there are still 44 permanent residents that live in the Cite. We spent most of the ...
Today was both a sad, yet exciting day. We were all a little sad to be leaving Montpezat-de-Quercy where we througly enjoyed our stay, but excited to head off onto the next stage of our adventure. On our last drive down the hill we spotted three wild deer in a field near the road, this is a rare sighting and we guess they came out to say goodbye as well.
Next stop Carcassone! Carcassone is a very interesting city which is divided by the L'Aude River with a ...
... runs which gave us hours of fun. We had the sledding field to ourselves for the entire morning and were joined by four others in the afternoon, we could not have asked for a better day, no crowds, clear blue sky and heaps of snow!
In the afternoon Kate and Roy were treated to a ½ hr of husky sledding, Roy, the animal lover, was beside himself with excitement and we believe this was certainly ...
So we went to Mirepoix via Limoux. E. Leclerc was an important stop on our way. They sell Sieur D'Arques at a Euro less than the cave - my economy drive is kicking in! Then onto the Aire at Mirepoix.
What a disaster? The aire had no shade at all - it was just a Tarmac car park. And the Bourne was 'tres basic'. Push tap - oh boy! Did my arm ache after filling the aquaroll several times? It's moments like that when I am delighted to have all the extras like an ...
... mountaintop castles were the last refuge of the Cathars in the face of the Inquisition. I had found that there was a little hotel in Montsegur, but had no idea if it was open in the winter. Cath had stayed in Mirepoix on a previous trip to France so we drove through it on the way to Montsegur. We found the village of Montsegur covered in snow, parked and walked to the hotel which was closed for the season. We drove back to mirepoix and stayed the night walking ...