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I'm filling in the gaps on my cruise. It wasn't long ago but feels like ages as so much has happened over the last week.
We arrived in Viviers during one of our amazing dinners. The food was delicious and the wine fabulous (as always). Our visit to Viviers was short and sweet with an evening ghost walk around the old city. It was a great walk with entertainment from a ghost, music in a medieval courtyard ...
... to the relief of Patricia.
... up Clio stopped at a slight angle about 18 inches from my towbar.
That was it, I was out of there. I spotted a signpost to Crest so headed in that direction.
We had picked up some leaflets from the campsite reception, one of which was for an Aquarium in a village called Allex. This was our new destination.
It was a small Aquarium and not really worth the 7€ entry fee, but it did have some stunning fish.
Tomorrow is our ...
We woke up around 8am to glorious sunshine again.
The plan for the day was to make the 120 mile round trip to Vallon Pont d'Arc. The bike gear was still a little damp but would soon dry out on the road. We left around 11am and made our way out of Crest, the roads opened up into glorious smooth twisty tarmac and I was in the right mood for some fun.
Surprisingly, Tina was enjoying the ride too.
As we approached a bend I noticed ...
Thursday morning and the rain was still falling. The bike gear was still soaking from the previous day so it was decided that we would give the bike and us a rest for the day.
The rain stopped late so we wandered back up to the town for some lunch. In the centre of Crest there's a fantastic little patisserie, so we headed there for a baguette and a cake.
To show the amount of rain that fell on us on Wednesday I took a photo from the bridge in ...
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