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- Pets allowed
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... me how the walls and some ceilings were painted. Some had been whitewashed over many many years ago, but after that was carefully cleaned off can now be seen again. They were so good, but the artists are not known. Hungry now and nearly lunchtime we walked to the new town for a change. We came across a pretty pink restaurant, L'Acidulé, and I just had to go in. We were the only customers at first, soon it ...
... is a place of pilgrimmage and was first of all a network of caves lived in by hermits,who found a wooden statue of Mary and Jesus in them. It has been a place of pilrimmage ever since ( about the 11th century ) with places of worship and hostels built. A castle-now a chateau hangs precariously from the cifftop overseeing the village carved from the rocks below. The church is pretty, quite petite and has a chapel with the statue on its Altar. The choir were having a ...
... station. Apparently we don't do very well with trains. When we got off the train, we weren't even sure that we were in the right city. This was the kind of station you would see in Young Frankenstein or something like that. Luckily we were in the right place and went to get our rental car. After we got all settled in, it was time to drive up to Luxembourg. We were doing alright until all of a sudden the GPS took us the wrong way and we ended up pulling over ...
... winter's day.
It would have been nice to find a cafe bar to spend our last few euros on a cup of coffee at lunchtime, but as anticipated nothing was open . . . well, this is France! We got a tiny bit excited when we saw an advert for a roadside Friterie . . . mmm, chips! . . . it was closed when we got there. A layby near Vron would have to do for a homemade lunch.
The sun was out again ...
Today the weather forecast suggested heavy rain around lunchtime, so the boys and Anita played table tennis while the sun still shone. Then, as the promised rain started to fall, Caroline instructed Anita in the finer points of Qwirkle.
We needed bread and meat, but it dawned on us that today is 'Assumption Day' and there would be no local supermarkets open -which ...