Hotel Segle XX
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... shortly thereafter we were joined by Wayne Lori and Mesfin. We all then got on the very busy N road and proceeded to this hotel which is right on the highway. Tomorrow is a huge day with 3100 metres of total climb and a total ride of 118 Kms. Either Caroline is going to get a lot of business, or some of us will not be getting to the hotel until very late. Thanks to all who have been commenting on the blog. ...
... thing was that there was gafitti in the cave made by modern explorers, from the 1600's to the 1800's, who discovered the prehistoric paintings but did not realize that they were as old as they are. It wasn't until the early 1900's and carbon dating that the true age of the paintings were determined.
Lucie was continuing to struggle with the altitudes, and this afternoon after arriving in Luzenac with Caroline, she got on ...
... br> Not to be outdone, that road had a detour as well and I ended up outsmarting myself by ignoring it, since when I entered Luzenac feeling smug about having avoided all the traffic, I soon learned that I had to backtrack to reach our hotel, which was on the edge of town and right on the detour route I had avoided!
Meanwhile, it's bloody hot and thunderstorms are in the forecast
... conspired to make forward/upward travel difficult. Indeed, this became the first day in which I had to dip into (and drain) my second water bottle, which was perhaps better than hauling its weight over every col as I had been doing. And for some reason, the kilometre markers in this climb noted how far we had come, not how many kilometres were left, so it was hard to gauge where I was, ...
... down, with Peter doing most of the roaring while Lori and I descended at a more measured pace. The killer was that as soon as we got to the bottom we started the ascent of the second col which involved climbing over 400 metres inside 4 Kms. The sign said that it had an average grade of 9.7%, but Dave and Werner's computers registered 17 and18 %. I was very pleased to hear that because I found it really, really tough, but so did everyone else. After our descent ...