Hotel Le Commerce
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Breakfast this morning at Les Arty's and off to The Bridge, spectacular does not describe it, like something you might expect in space travel.
We tried to find directions to Roquefort to try the cheese but to no avail, bit of a look around Millau and decided to push a litle north along the river valley, when we found Les Vignes.
Only about 240 k's to Jeff and Nicole's where we are ue tomorrow so ...
Our mission today is to see a little more of the gorge and the river Tarn, this time by car. We navigate to a point midway down the gorge as our starting point. Getting there was worth the trip alone. We climbed to over a thousand metres across high pastures , forests and craggy outcrops. You see so much more in a car and begin to put the Gorge du Tarn in perspective. We finally descend down a narrow winding road to La Malene, ...
... was a really interesting place. Next stop was a signposted Caves of the Troglodytes. Expected this to be caves dug into the side of rock, hills or similar and used as dwellings. Instead they were homes half built into the banks, having been dug out rather than truly using caves. We were unsure exactly where to go and asked a couple who pulled up in the car park - she spoke great English, having lat told us she had lived in the states for 5 years and so together we walked up ...
... except our footsteps and the wind. Eventually we walked down into a small village on a river where we had a picnic lunch. I have pictures. It felt so good to laze under a shady tree and eat an entire baguette filled with delicious French cheese. We walked on through this very old village that had two churches built well over 1000 years ago. The largest one had a famous spire that twisted around and could ...
Had breakfast in Hotel de France baguette paid with vis but he disappeared out back with visa. Concern? Breakfast 12 and room 35. Walked over the mountains of the Aubrac. Very hillt through fields of cows and bulls. Lots of gates to open. The cows were pale brown in colour and had horns . Very hilly and windy. Arrived in Aubrec at lunch time. ...
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