Hotel et Villa des Bains & Spa
Travel Blogs from Vic-sur-Cere
... out for the week, and a couple from Australia on a 6 month tour of Europe. It was great touching base with them.
Tomorrow I plan to visit Amboise but knew it was too far to reach today (France is huge!), so I made my way to Laval and have stopped here for the night. In my effort to loose one weight this trip I have stopped for a pint and a burger, not sure where I read about this diet but it seems very nice!
... After our travellers' lunch, cheese, bread, olives and apples, Jan slept and I began looking at places in Madrid and Valencia and the rail lines. The day broke through with sun, though still cold and we persisted with couch sitting, researching and booking Spain and Morroco. Music, a fire, and a veg and jambon dinner and some Bordeaux saw us out. Sally and Chris got back late, excited about a big old farm, still on the pilgrim trail, they had been shown and that they could ...
We realised that we are half way through this great adventure. Well within a day or so. The cold has taken possession of Jan, it's raining and it's cold. We are in a great house with Sally and Chris who mean "make yourself at home", old hippies know how to share. I'm cooking tonight à la Aveyon (a local sausage, cabbage, mushrooms, carrots and aligot), the fire's going strong, Jan is reading/drowsing/snuffling in bed, there is a bath (something we've ...
... of dinner and looked around some more. Looked at the roman bridge across the river near our place that is still in use. Both cars and the pilgrim path go that way.
Got back, lit a fire, read, wrote, chatted to our hosts on their return about their grand designs search. An omelette and salad à la Barry was just the thing. A evening by the fire; the hosts have retreated to their ...
... trail map for 1500 years and was originally walled, perched on the side of a steep valley. Great views ... amazing achievements. We walk up through the town, which is beginning to close down after summer boom time. There are amazing shapes to fit the location. Steep stairs everywhere. We walk to the top of the town and then through it to the other end to a tall, narrow chapel to Mary. The Mary cult was big in this area in ...
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