Hotel ACTA Luchon
Travel Blogs from Luchon
... pitch we found a bonus - good free wifi. the bad news is that the weather forecast is for rain for the foreseeable future!
We are not used to this - other than isolated storms we don't do rain!
We have made an executive decision - back down the gorge and France here we come!
The weather there is showery, but at least its better than here. The only alternative is back into deep ...
... although she's getting her Spanish & French a bit confused! But at least she's giving it a go! Genevieve swims at any and every opportunity and the mermaid fin is giving her thighs of steal! We leave in the morning and drive to Meyrueis, we're staying in a site in the Cevennes National Park. I've added a few videos and photos of our time ...
We have settled well in our first campsite. We picked a good 'un (well, Paul did) we're staying at Camping Pre Fixe, SW of Toulouse. It is a small site with a pool & a few play things (trampoline, badminton etc) it is simply stunning with views of the Pyrenees. Today we ate, swam, shopped (in a massive hypermarket, ...
... the area immediately in front and around the grange as well as levelling the floor. Once he had done this, we discovered that there are no foundations! So Stefan has had to work to start concreting the floor whilst rigging up huge stones and slates against the walls to make it stable.
After the felling of the tree (and I think we will have another to do at the back eventually) there was a lot of little branches and twigs left, so I set about ...
... I envisaged on our trip around Spain. I have to remember that we are at 1400 metres so I guess it is to be expected.
Saturday 31st May
It was overcast and cool this morning but not to be deterred we set off to the Sant Maurici Lake at the head of the valley. Initially the path took us through pastureland and we passed a shepherd complete with his crook, his dog and his flock of sheep.
The lake was beautiful but the wind coming off ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center