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... of Mysteries of the Rosary. Then we went down to the grotto, actual site of the apparitions. Folk lined up to touch the walls, worn smooth by millions of fingers; water trickling out of the rock; a statue of Mary and a huge candle holder. Then we looked at the candles, held in huge barrow-like structures. They burn hundreds of tonnes of wax every year. Next we saw folk lining up for their turn in the baths. You can be immersed ...
... Spain, we hope that the sun continues to shine and maintain the mid to high 20’s.
Ahh, France. What a refreshing change after Britain. Excellent roads, free parking, no roadside hedgerows to block the view, an acceptance of motor campers in villages, etc, etc.
We have been here before, in 2010 I think, and what a difference a change of route has made. The Normandy and Brittany coasts (the northern coast lines nearest to the UK) were well worth ...
... or dry. We did manage to find some Chanterelles and Trompettes
de Morte for the first time. It has also meant that at last the meadow has
been cut for hay with all the cats and Dodge dining out on a surfeit of rat
We caught Michel’s last few weeks in the valley on our
return and shared several meals and a trip to Spain before his departure back
to Bordeaux. The builders have started work on the old ...
'Season of mists and ever-shortening days . . ' Those of you who know me well will remember that the onset of Autumn is my least favourite time of the year. Imagine my dismay when I went out for a walk by the river to admire the flora and fauna, as you do, and instead made this collection! Autumn fruits and not a flora in sight! Autumn. The sun has got its hat on. NO! Not because 'it's ...
The central square of a small town in the Pyrenees surrounded by mountains shrouded in cloud with just the suggestion that there might be sunshine above. The cafe on the edge of the square filling up with people, mostly men, clad in multicoloured lycra. Hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of high end carbon race bikes leaning up against every possible wall or railing. Shops opening - the local bike shop, the ‘Intersport’, the local artisanal ...