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Travel Blogs from St-Paul-Les-Dax
last couple of weeks have been very relaxed as we have become more
set in our temporary home. The building of the terrace really takes
shape which is exciting and and more and more of spring shows! I am
becoming more and more like my Mum as I get excited about all the
flowers blooming! Little Lamb Eloise is doing really well and very
adorable, running over to you (rather than away like the others)
... the harbour (I've posted a before and after shot for Mr Stuart and Mr Molloy to enjoy).
Went back to the bed from hell (a sofa bed that seems to fold both ways) to prepare for the elephant for the trip over the Pyrenees to Spain in the morning.
... s exactly what we got! a sofa bed and barely room to swing a cat but nice and clean and a lovely patio with a sea view.. dumped the gear and headed into town for a much needed beer followed by a bimble along the sea front and a fantastic pizza. nice stroll back and retired to to sofa, i mean bed for a good kip
... close to death but she pulled through the night and has been supplemented with the bottle, and is the cutest little thing you have seen, and runs to you when she sees you. Even cuter is that they have named her Eloise :) We have also been progressively collecting what most may describe as 'le ****'... bits of junk we hope to revitalise. The prize being the Gritzner Sewing Machine/Table we got for $25! Obviously a show piece as in rough ...
Another lovely little weekend away from it all in a distinctly different region, the basque part of France (the majority is in Northern Spain). Fantastic Countryside, dotted with White and Red Half Timbered houses and grazing sheep (area famed for it's sheep cheeses). Our main stop was Espelette, which has an A.O.C for it's Chilli Peppers (like Champagne for Champagne). Very pretty town, many houses ...