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... gloves as mine were holy. Hotel had been booked en-route, and when we got here it turns into an apartment.
Easy day follows, with the usual shopping and browsing and not doing too much. Lovely morning ride up into the ski fields for photos. Beautiful day to be out, no bags and just cruising outside of La Vella, the city of Andorra. We have spent a lot of time revisiting places we went in 2005. Now on our third trip we are getting the ...
... stags have just finished rutting too – what an eerie noise that is as it echoes across the valley. Clyde and Dodge continue to catch and eat the ‘rat moles’ that burrow in the field and we have a big wild fruit crop again; rose hips, sloes, holly berries and blackberries. Is this a sign? Not sure, but I have a funny feeling about this winter…..Meanwhile, I’ll continue to enjoy the 27 degrees I am currently writing this in.
... 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 ...
... 8230;. Unfortunately, on this day the sixth, he hit a horse on the descent, hurt his shoulder and didn’t finish the day himself. Fortunately, he was able to continue the next day although a little sore.
The descent from the Aubisque was another beautiful long sweeping descent through a small ski village and into the valley. Once here, Dave, Terry, Paul and I worked together for a longish flat section before the rise to the Col de Marie-Blanque. This ...