- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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We have really enjoyed our stay in Andorra La Vella and this morning we walked into town for the last time. Today rain is threatened by mid afternoon, so we have taken advantage of this and have put the washing in so it will be completed on our return. First we went into a shop that sells bike racks, no one spoke English but we worked out measurements and pointed to heads to show we'd ...
... given a drink, all for 3€, we stills can't get over prices especially here, diesel is 84cents! (62p). Wandered back through town popping into various shops to look, they all take their dogs in, so another new experience for Tess. Then realised it was 2.30pm so stopped for some tapas. Start of with Ola and finish ordering with mercie beaucoup!! Wish everyone spoke the same language, especially here, most speak Spanish. Time for a ...
... very brown and practical. Now it's so bright and up to date, modern art dotted here and there, tall glass office blocks and shops and the cars are taken away from the centre, much nicer. Looks like even the river has had a refurb, with the banks being reinforced and and lovely walk way besides it. We found the shopping area and stocked up on our duty free and one or two bits, then realised we had walked further than intended and had to carry it all ...
... to be on offer in the main street, but we found a simple bar down a side street where locals were having a bite. In the end we did quite well with their tasty straightforward Catalan tucker.
Thus replenished we headed for Le Seu d' Urgell, and were treated to a spectacular afternoon of autumn colour in the high Catalan Pyrenees. Grand mountains, rushing sparkling streams, ski resorts....all in brilliant sunshine. The last section was a ...
... relaxing day with James in Massat where we had some lunch and a beer in Le Globe, where the owner Jean-Pierre looked after JP's vegetarian wishes. Then we visited another cafe called Le Maxil. Very trendy place the owner who has worked in the states loves to speak English. It was a great Bar and really quite modern place - especially for Massat!!! Then the highlight of the day was bumping into some other bikers from holland and Germany who have given me yet another destination to head ...