Grand Hotel De La Grotte
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- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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We started today with a morning guided tour of Bordeaux. A mini Paris! Buildings and old streets absolutely gorgeous. A beautiful 17 arch bridge over the river Gironne, built for Napoleon. Had 2 hours of free time in Bordeaux to explore. We found cheese shops, wine shops and chocolate shops! Then sat in an outside cafe to have coffee and people …
... headed into L’Hospitalet Andorra, with a view to taking the toll tunnel through the mountains. Fortunately it was closed and we were treated to a magnificent ride over the pass on the N20 and into Spain. Swung through the enclave of Llivia and then continued onto one of our favourite roads from 2005, the N152. This road made photos in Bike Rider mag before we bought the pub, and it didn't disappoint this time.
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... in the woods. The meat cannot be sold commercially, but I wouldn’t mind getting my hands on some for a stew, just to try it. The wild birds, which includes 8 doves, are eating me out of house and home and we have something nasty in the wood pile! Not sure but it is something that has stripped the bark of several branches and broken the ends off the lower ones. We thought it might be a Pine Marten as they have very large strong claws and it would explain ...
... if you wanted. There were so many religious shops selling everything religious you can think of right next to each other. There would have had to be about 100 of them in Lourdes. We also saw so many priests and nuns in full outfits strolling around. Prayers, masses, rosary and confession go all day every day. You can buy candles that are 2m high to put at the alters. Back on the train to Paris and our ...
Caught the train to Lourdes. It is six hours from Paris but we had been looking forward to seeing the grotto where Bernadette saw the Virgin Mary. The basilica is magnificent. Lourdes is picture postcard. It is tranquil and the river runs through the town. There is a fort high up on ...