Hotel-restaurant La Toupinelle
- Continental Breakfast
- Non-smoking hotel
- High-speed internet in room
- Non-smoking rooms
- Breakfast Available
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Travel Blogs from Bras-d'Asse
... give you a flavour of our wonderful journey. We had big smiles on our faces all day - we love mountains!
As we came down towards Castellane, we wound down a series of steep hairpin ...
... spare before it fell away to the whitewater far below. Groups of griffon vultures sailed in the sea of blue above us, landing expertly on the tiny rock ledges high above the road.
In late afternoon after a stop for ice cream and then another for chocolate, we turned left off the main road onto a narrow, winding road resembling a driveway. We followed it on its serpentine path until we reached Gite de Chasteuil-- a bed ...
We spent the week exploring the Gorges du Verdun along with amazing towns of Moustiers Sainte Marie, Aups and Lac Sainte Croix.
Everyday started with fresh crossants from the small bakery in the village of
Montmeyan and finished the day with local wine, cheese, pate and
bagetts....ooohh la ...
... sculptures. Buying wine in boxes is quite normal direct and a cheap option - we had to talk Pascal into only a bottle, he wanted a 5 litre box, he came round in the end but choosing that bottle took awhile. We avoided the main highways and toll roads so our GPS tooks us through many back roads to Miramas. The most short, sharp and forceful storm, fork lightening, wind, hail, all the cars on the road stopped, no one could see, they all put on hazzards lights etc ...
... t usually get a lot of rain in the area because to go anywhere, you had to walk outside. We had access to our room right from the parking which was great since we didn’t have to trek past reception with our backpacks and reusable grocery store bags rather than fancy suitcases. We thought that we were on the best side of the hotel since there was a nice hedge separating us from the rest of the complex which meant that we couldn’t see the pool or ...