Travel Blogs from Pas de la Casa
... locally slaughtered lamb at 7pm. We had been told we couldn’t eat any later as the kitchen closed. When we rolled up at 8 pm to apologise, the chef had kindly stayed on and so we got our slaughter lamb and delicious it was too.
Monday 19th May
I woke up this morning feeling dreadful. I think I am dehydrated from yesterday’s trek. Today we plan to take it easy so will be having a housekeeping day. We head of the Figueres tomorrow and the Teatre-Museu ...
... Tower, overlooking the town
When we finally got there, we could see people lining the main bridge across the river. Rob suddenly said -' Good God - there's a car in the river!!'
I'll let the photo's tell the rest of the Story - click on a photo to see them bigger ...
... queue on a rondpoint to Ikea and HyperU and missed out turning to Foix and ended up on the free Motorway to Tarbes!!! We managed to cut back across later, passing through some pretty villages.
We soon had our first view of the distant snow capped Pyrenees, and finally managed to find an Aire on our side of the road to have a cup of tea.
As we pulled ...
... br> I have probably mentioned the Schengen treaty elsewhere here, but let me recap: there are 26 European countries that are members of the Schengen treaty, meaning that they share the same border controls. This is why you can travel from Spain to France without a bunch of passport controls and hassle. In general this is a good thing for the traveller, but there is a gotcha: in most cases, including ours as US citizens, you get ...
... managed to fit in a visit to the local wildlife park where they have cool Wolfs and Bears, had a mountain adventure up to 'Le Homme De Mort' - 'the dead man' peak - a cool 2.5 hrs up then 1hr down! Kally the stupid dog came with us (against our will) and impressed us with completing at least three times as many miles as us, racing around after anything we would throw for her!
So two weeks to go and more guests arrive.....Bring on Bristol!
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