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We left this morning on time from The Midi Pyrènèes and now headed for 'the' Pyrènèes! About 300km but we knew the last part of the roads would be windy and slower so we gave ourselves 5hrs for the trip. The Motorway through Toulouse and down to Tarascon was fast and efficient. We stopped their for lunch as it was a beautiful town right between the cliffs at the start or the Pyrènèes. After lunch ...
... people come to the country - tax free shopping! Around 80% of the shops were selling luxury goods - cameras, tablets, watches etc.
Even in the local supermarket, beside a bunch of bananas was bulk packs of cigarettes and flashy cameras. In many ways it was much the same as Liechtenstein - luxury shops in front of stunning mountain views.
I then carried on ...
... ruin when they did not get the necessary approvals to convert it into apartments.
So it is all very fascinating, if fraught witho a few challenges, But I am comfortable here and have a nice roof over my head so all is good. Fingers crossed that we can achieve our aims in the next few months so that Karina and Craig can start earning a few dollars to help towards the enormous sums they have already paid out to shore up the chateau and make sure it is dry and safe.
Today was one of those days which will be unforgettable for all the right reasons. For instance we had breakfast in Andorra, lunch in Spain and dinner in France. You have got to love how easy it is to travel internationally around Europe!
This morning we started off with a morning walk around Andorra where Kate had to pick up a long sort after selfie-stick to help make her holiday photos that much better. Nathan also got the chance to swap a ...
... for teachers. This is vastly different to our experience with Catholic schools back home.
Nathan came to the school just after 11.30am to collect the family and it was at this time they found out that he hd arranged the trip to Andorra. If you do not know, Andorra is a very small country with an approx population of only 77,000 people and is at the top of the Pyrenees boarded by both France and Spain. Nathan and ...