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... water then the bartender filled our bottles before we moved on to Pont d'Arc, which was a very impressive and very busy spot, then through Vallon-Pont-d'Arc and finally Ruoms on our way to our hotel which is part of a large camping resort area near Lagorce.
The Domain de Chaussy is an awful lot like the place we stayed in Gréoux-les-Bains in 2011. In the middle of the hotel and the substantial number of campsites is ...
... go and the rest of us went back to take some pictures of the bridge. The next major event was entering the Gorges de l'Ardèche. I think the pictures will speak for themselves.
Somewhere along our route my bike computer must have got zapped by something electric because it jumped 10 km. It measured fine for the rest of the trip.
We had a wonderful ...
It could've been the road conditions (mostly pretty rough). It might have been the heat (~30 degrees). Or maybe there really is something to the notion that when you take a break from prolonged intense activity your body thinks "thank god that's over" and shuts down (which is purportedly why Tour de France competitors still ride on their rest days). More likely it was all of the above plus the the 1530m ...
... was worth the effort. 4. Traffic is a ***** on the Cote de Azure. Poor Fred spent way too much time behind the wheel today, creeping along from St. Tropez past Cannes and Nice and slowly into Monte Carlo. Monte Carlo was spectacular and well worth the time spent in the car, but it was a long day. We are very much looking forward to spending a week at Spannochia and relaxing a ...
... The main part of the cathedral still shows the Romanesque arches. The ceilings were done by the same man that did the ceilings in the Popes Palace in Avignon. In the 15th century, one of the bishops decided that the altar should be in the Gothic style. So it is now in the flamboyant Gothic style with the ribbed arches and the tracery windows. There were initially 5 tapestries on the walls, each of which took 20 years to weave. ...
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