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... so far.. The house where Dali lived for nearly 50 years is about 60k from Figueras near a beautiful fishing town called Cadaques on the coast. It’s also a museum and has been kept exactly as it was when he and his wife Gala lived there. I couldn’t miss the opportunity being this close so I went there. I found the tourist info who told me the museum was full for the day but I could go there and buy a ticket for tomorrow, which I did. It was a very ...
... it quite achievable. We then carried on, but having been told by the woman at our last hotel that restaurants etc would not be open on a Monday, we stopped at a grocery store at 1215, and ate our lunch in the parking lot. We had not gone more than 2 Kms after that when we found lots of places where we could have sat like civilized people. Our route then joined the day's route for the last 30-40kms. As ...
This entry by Tom.
I suppose if I'd thought about it, we were always very likely to run into issues with road construction on this trip and it finally happened today.
It was yet another hot, sunny day. Departing from the very pleasant Hostellerie de la Poste in Oust fashionable late as usual, Dave, Linda and I made our way south to Pont de la Taule and along the pretty Vallee d'Ostou for the climb to Col de Latrape. We ...
... the smart ones. The climb to today's first col afforded some views before veering off into the sun, which by early morning was already so hot that I rode on the left side of the road for a bit so I could stay in whatever shade was available.
The descent was OK - there were a few pebbles in one corner - but ended abruptly as I turned to access the climb to the Col d'Agnes, which ...
... to see looking up the road ahead and you're at the top, to find..nothing.
The descent that follows is quite technical. At one point I pulled over to let a motorcycle pass, and was paying so much attention to it that I didn't notice the upcoming switchback until the last second, and barely made it around. Then after stopping to take a photo I found my brakes had become noisy ...
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Av. del Ravell 2, La Massana | 3 star hotelfrom $22
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