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Travel Blogs from Millau
We headed out of Carcassonne this morning grateful that our timing meant we had spent the day exploring yesterday rather than today. The temperature had dropped by at least 10 Deg, probably more.
In our endeavour to steer clear of the motorway we allowed the GPS to take us on the "short route" to Roquefort. This proved …
... 8211; no I don’t think it’s pronounced quite like the Hindus talk about the subcontinent river, although there was a reasonable river here too.
This was across undulating country with lots or rocky outcrops and olive trees. We also began to see lots of blokes in orange jackets with shot guns and dogs – obviously Sunday is the day to go hunting – although some of them didn’t have guns and we wondered whether the dogs were ...
... All for nowBreakfast this morning at Les Arty's and off to The Bridge, spectacular does not describe it, like something you might expect in space travel.
We tried to find directions to Roquefort to try the cheese but to no avail, bit of a look around Millau and decided to push a litle north along the river valley, when we found Les Vignes.
Only about 240 k's to Jeff and Nicole's where we are ...
... 1998. It is a beautiful Medieval walled cty now expanding its belt consderably, but the old part is fascinating.
We will visit Roquefort for some cheese tomorrow and have a look at the fabulous but scary Millau Bridge, (Google it)
On Thursday we go north to near Clermont Ferand to stay a couple of days with Nicole & Feff, Sophie's parents. Saturdayit is Paris1and Monday the plane!!
CU all very soon.
David & Lona.
Our mission today is to see a little more of the gorge and the river Tarn, this time by car. We navigate to a point midway down the gorge as our starting point. Getting there was worth the trip alone. We climbed to over a thousand metres across high pastures , forests and craggy outcrops. You see so much more in a car and begin to put the Gorge du Tarn in perspective. We finally descend down a narrow winding road to La Malene, ...