Hotel Le Commerce
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... See the photo with our laundry on the line on our small terrace. The village we stayed in, St Chely D'Aubrac, is a gem. Very small, one patisserie, a few cafés, and a couple of restaurants. The highlight of dinner was the dessert - a tray with a small creme brûlée, berry tort and apple tort. The different tastes were fantastic. We had dinner with our 2 Aussie friends who we hadn't seen for a couple of days. Of course, the man with the red pack was ...
So, the rain came, but we were dry! We set out this morning to find a small museum on the history of life in Cevennes National Park. En route we passed a dairy where Le plat du jour was a tasting plate of 7 cheeses all made on site. They had to be eaten in a certain order - softest to hardest. We shared one plate with bread and a small pot of jam (for the girls - although they tried the cheese!) it was good! We went on to find the cute ...
... It opens to two small pools of crystal clear water about waist deep. As our daily mission is always to find a supermarket we ventured into Meyrueis (about 5 mins in the car) to find a beautiful town, typically French; old buildings with shutters, a small Main Street with a choice of restaurants, all busy - Scarlett spotted the pizzeria and the decision was made! It was good! We found 2 'tourist ' shops to browse in - we're collecting stickers for ...
... rolled up and we ran a pit stop on the van. We heard that Tim and Steve got straightened out and were back on the road with Carole who was with them.
Mark had checked us in; now with our bags we quickly cleaned up. I headed straight up the street to the swimming pool that our hotel shares with another. It was a hot and sunny afternoon, and the water was cool and very clear. It was nice to cool off, and then lie out in the sun for a ...
... else but was outstanding.
I have added a picture of our room today--an incredible difference from yesterday at essentially the same price. Booking two-star hotels six months ahead on the internet is indeed a **** shoot.
Tomorrow is a short day, which probably means lots of climbing, but we have decided to start at a later hour. Hope my socks will have dried by ...
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