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This entry by Tom.
After two days of wet riding, today could hardy have gone any better.
A much better than average breakfast after a good night's sleep in a much more comfortable than average bed at what is now mon hotel à Gap, we loaded the van and mustered the troops.
With four of us interested in the longer route …
... which we will visit today (Wednesday) and underneath it is a "cave" which is an underground wine cellar shop. There are flower boxes all over and beautiful flowers, trees and shrubs all over We have dined out twice (Le Moulin de Lourmarin and La Récré) other than that we have meals at the apartment, breakfast, lunch (while we have not been traveling ) ...
... a lot of pigs sacrificing themselves so we can enjoy prosciutto.
We left La Grave and made our way back to the top of Alpe D'Huez to pick up the leg warmers and cap we saw at the little shop up there. It was still cold and rainy. Then we put the final destination into Connie's Garmin that we brought along with us. Although it was set to map a faster route, it made out a route that was fairly direct and 5 hours long. Since we ...
We drove to St Tropez, made famous by Brigitte Bardot in the 1950's. A seaside extravaganza. We arrived on market day apparently 100,000 visit here each summer day. Again signs everywhere of wealth, huge boats beside even bigger boats. We did visit one beach and saw the obligatory sight Then on to Lourmarin. A tiny wee village which I will attach photos later. The place that we are staying does not seem to have wifi ...
We drive to Ventimiglia in the North of Italy and saw there Friday market that was about 1.5 km long. We bought nothing there but looked. It bucketed with rain, luckily we had Rollie's and our new waterproof jackets. We the drove to Monaco. This place is stuck to an edge of a cliff with amazing views. It is only 200 hectares big and is ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center