Hotel des Ambassadeurs
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... water, wrapped in a sheet! Then we collected our small bottles of Lourdes water. The atmosphere is quiet. Lots of folk like us, just walking around and looking. Walked across the bridge into the town- souvenir shops everywhere, and tourists too. Had a not very French lunch. Then walked back to look at the St. Pius Xth Underground basilica. Some say that it is like an underground car park, but how wrong. Magnificent ...
... cut through at some stage. I can only “praise the lord” that it didn’t move in transit and sustain serious, and expensive damage. Retrieving the truck from the docks in London took about one and a half hours, compared to four days in Colombia.
Whilst recognizing that Britain has appeal to some, and not wishing to offend those who made the smartest move of their lives and emigrated, I haven’t changed my opinion of the place. ...
... colours. Di, Lee,
Clare and friends John and Christine enjoyed an amazing week with soaring
temperatures, wall- to-wall sunshine and nice quiet roads for cycling. Those of
us not cycling did a fair bit of walking including climbing from Artigues to the Pic, admiring unusual alpine flowers and picking wild Myrtilles – enough to make a cake.
Mushrooming has begun in earnest, though the dry weather has meant harder work
to find enough ...
... foie gras, pate and sausage, the owner looking a little perturbed - and with a gallic inflection - that access to his shop was blocked. Because in the middle of the square was a very large truck, one side of which was open to effect a stage, and from this descended a ramp into a corridor of portable railings and ‘Haute Route’ flags just like one sees in the Tour de France. Music was blaring from large loudspeakers set up at the edge of the stage and ...
... feet but I made it . . . just. I feel the elements and my fatiguing body probably didn't make it the prayerful experience for which I was hoping - oh well!
It was necessary to extract nearly one hundred tonnes of marble from the mountains of Carrara to create this Way of the Cross in 17 stations. Work was undertaken by sculptor Maria de Faykod. It was financed by pilgrims from around the world. It is a stunning piece of ...