Hotel le Saint Genies
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... were many lookout points along the way; I was riding mostly with Linda and we stopped at two for photos ops and probably two or three more just for a look.
Eventually we topped out at a named col, Col du Serre de Tourre at 323 m, before we hit a substantial descent (on fresh, black pavement) and came upon Dave waiting with a bottle of cold water and a couple cans of Coke Zero at a roadside bar. Nice. We guzzled a ...
Woke up to a bright sunny day with temps expected in the 30s. Barry had headed off early to avoid the heat and Mark was not far behind. The rest of us left together so Tom could ensure that everyone made it out of the city. Being a Sunday this turned out to be easy.
We started off like a house on fire and kept that pace until we got to Pont-St-Esprit where let the ...
... and grabbed a cold can of 1664 on the way back to the hotel and the pool there.
Many of the others had driven or cycled the short distance to Chateauneuf-du-Pape for some wine tasting and shopping. I'm pretty sure Dave and Linda biked and several others went down in two different trips in the van.
For dinner, I decided to go back to the paella take-out place with Barry, Peter and Sue. No paella tonight, but the ...
It was one of those tours with a recorded tour guide. After we had lunch and then 5 of the group headed off in the van to Chateauneuf-du-Pape. I am currently sitting by the pool with Peter, Sue, Mesfin and Barry. Dave and Linda headed off on their bikes - it is only about 15 km away. If the van comes back some of the rest of us may go.
... here but collected food for a picnic at Avignon. Arrived at Avignon and drove through walled city to the banks of the Rhone. We actually crossed the river to a picnic area on one of Europes largest inland islands. Perfect spot the sun was shining, the river flowing swiftly, huge cruise boats motoring by, a great view of the walls of Avignon and the Pont Saint-Benezet which spans just three quarters of the river and a ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking