Travel Blogs from La Guingueta d'└neu
... pitch we found a bonus - good free wifi. the bad news is that the weather forecast is for rain for the foreseeable future!
We are not used to this - other than isolated storms we don't do rain!
We have made an executive decision - back down the gorge and France here we come!
The weather there is showery, but at least its better than here. The only alternative is back into deep ...
... I envisaged on our trip around Spain. I have to remember that we are at 1400 metres so I guess it is to be expected.
Saturday 31st May
It was overcast and cool this morning but not to be deterred we set off to the Sant Maurici Lake at the head of the valley. Initially the path took us through pastureland and we passed a shepherd complete with his crook, his dog and his flock of sheep.
The lake was beautiful but the wind coming off ...
The helicopter rescued 2 people from the car, ( Rob thought one was a child) using 4 aircrew, then landed on the local football filed , where ambulances took them to hospital - either in Foix or even Toulouse.
We had a grandstand view of the whole drama from our perch.
... noticed big birds in the adjacent field - Storks!! About 7 or 8 picking amongst the old corn stalks. it wasn't long before they took off, whirled overhead a while and set off northwards. They must have arrived from Africa, using the same pass over the Pyrenees as we would be using.
We carried on, past Pamiers and Foix and arrived at Tarascon sur ...
... of 90 days out of 180 days to visit the Schengen countries. Not 90 days per country, 90 days total. Leaving and returning does not reset the clock. For long term travelers like us, this presents a logistical problem; we are certainly going to spend more than 90 days in Europe, and so we have to be real careful about where we are, so we don’t exceed the 90 day limit and get hit with a big fine or get blackballed from future ...
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