Hotel de Blauvac
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1/4 teaspoon cream of tartar
Creme Anglaise, recipe follows
4 extra-large egg yolks
1/2 cup sugar
1 teaspoon cornstarch
1 3/4 cups scalded milk
1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
1 1/2 teaspoons Cognac
Seeds of 1/2 vanilla bean, optional
Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.
For the caramel, heat 1 1/2 cups of the sugar and 1/2 cup water in a small, ...
... drive tourists like us are also increasing in numbers and the mix of overly cautious (no such thing) and the downright intimidating drivers isn't a good thing. It's hard to tell if its only the locals who believe that the center of the road is theirs and everyone else can make do with the miniscule verge.
Finally I get to what I'm talking about. As we were driving ...
... same scale as the Pont du Gard it is almost as impressive, particularly when you visualise what it would have looked like all faced with decorated and carved marble and statues in all the niches.
We took the audio tour and sat for an hour on the front seats, soaking up the sun and listening to ...
... there. Had to wait 5 days for them to get the part which was not manufactured anymore. The blow of the cost of repair was softened somewhat by their friendly attempts to speak english and finding a good tapas restaurant where we went every day. Also we managed to stay in the only motorhome place in town which was an Aire (read free carpark with no shower, toilets and internet, our first Aire). It did have a beatiful view on the river with glorious cycle paths and ...
... included the the famous Pont d'Avignon so we tottered down there in the steaming heat and did un petit danse sur le Pont.
Rex found an Archaeological Musee (admission 2Euro) and I went off in search of a pedicure. Unsuccessfully as it turned out, everyone was shutting up for the day, so I came back to the hotel and sat on the edge of the bath and had a foot soak instead. Cheaper and just as refreshing. Rex return and declared the admission fee was a Euro too much. ...