Hotel du Tilleul
Travel Blogs from Aurillac
... the locals selling their cast offs. The grand finale was in the evening with a dinner served under a tent off the Main Street. Music for the "older" crowd got many people up doing the polka. We thought we were doing great hopping all around the dance floor to the polka beat when we realized that everyone else on the dance floor was so civilized, all moving together in a ...
Our laneway is part of the Grande Randonnee. This is a national network of 35000km of hiking trails through out France. Today we decided to do a little of it (8km out, 8 back). The red & white bands mark the GR trail. Here are some of the things we ...
Started out on a ride to discover more of the area north of us. Upon reaching our original destination, we decided to continue to Saint-Cere. Got to a junction with sign indicating 7km to Saint-Cere. We began a descent and on the way down we wondered when the descent would end. It went on for 6 of the 7 km. OMG, we have to climb back out!! Will be ready for Tour de France next ...
... 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!
... was on a blocked off Main Street with many stalls and a mass of locals in coats an scarves circulating. Shopping, talking with neighbours in the street, occupying tables out the front of cafes with family and friends with beer, coffees and the ever present cigarettes. There were great fromagerie stalls that drew us.
Eventually we sat and had water and watched. We had bought veg and other stuff for dinner and lunch. The return was smooth driving and the land ...
Other places to stay in Aurillac
41 avenue Georges Pompidou, Aurillac | 2 star hotelfrom $72
141, Avenue de Conthe, Aurillac | Hotelfrom $66
Zac de la Jordanne, Aurillac | 3 star hotelfrom $53
2 Avenue De La Republique, Aurillac | 5 star hotelfrom $110
16 Cours Monthyon, Aurillac | 3 star hotelfrom $81
28 rue du Docteur Louis Mallet, Aurillac | 3 star hotelfrom $116
20 Rue des Carmes, Aurillac | 2 star hotelfrom $67
9 Avenue Georges Pompidou, Aurillac | Hotelfrom $66
15 place du square, Aurillac | 2 star hotelfrom $73