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- Free High-Speed Internet
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- Pets allowed
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... with the 'good people' lining up for heaven, but the 'bad' are shown in seven paintings of the deadly sins (greed, gluttony, sloth, envy etc) and it is enough to make you ill. People are being boiled alive in vats of oil, or dragged around wheels, or attacked by devils. Not nice at all! We walked around the La Perouse museum, which is in Botany Bay Square, and provides an excellent history of La Perouse's expeditions around the world. Then we ...
From Collioure we travelled along the smaller highways, stopping at a village to have a coffee and buy a bagette. Later we had it for lunch, with some bits and pieces we had brought with us. We sat at a picnic table beside a river, enjoying a simple lunch in a beautiful setting. Carcassonne has an enormous citadel on the hill. Our hotel was nearby so it was only a short walk up the hill, across the 'draw-bridge' and through the gates into the ...
... soldiers and had a sophisticated defensive architecture with inner and outer walls, moat, drawbridge, barbicans and 52 towers. Inside is a castle, church and narrow winding streets filled with 2-3 story buildings. Over time it fell into decay. In the 19th century Violiet le Duc, a young architect was hired to restore the city. It took 40 years! Now it is a UNESCO World Heritage ...
... to a town! John, once again, came to greet us. A pack carrier is always a Godsend at that
point! Ramo had found another fantastic spot overlooking the town, valley and a
Michelin starred restaurant which was luckily closed!
A very difficult climb presented itself the next day, almost
on our hands and knees. The compensation of a magnificent forest walk at the
end of the day was enough ...
... beautiful Hotel du Chateau just outside the city walls. Very spoilt. Our room wasn't quite ready when we arrived so we walked down into the "new town" for some lunch and to do some laundry. The day was warm and there was no coastal breeze that we were used to after a couple of days by the sea. We headed back to the chateau and took advantage of the piscine in the hotel grounds. Extremely refreshing after our walk up ...