Hotel de la Tour Maje
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... got lost and we ended up back where we began. Eventually we got there – it is a lovely winery area with a very pretty town. We found the Le Gardin … I didn’t love the wine but we bought a bottle to share. We had a lovely walk through the town and eventually at the very top near the Tower we discovered Le Verge des Papes. It had magnificent views ...
Well we had an amazing encounter early this evening with the young Czech man who we encountered several times in Le Puy the day before we left. He was so excited to see us as we were to see him. He never thought he would see us again and we never thought he would make it this far. Nor did he. He had taken our advice and bought new hiking boots, thrown out his other shoes, lightened his pack by several kilos (mailed some things home) and had even traded ...
Another great day of hiking and solitude. We had a good sleep because the church bells stopped ringing at midnight and started at 7am. For some strange reason they ring twice on the hour. We had a petit dejeuner with 10 French walkers and were off by 8am. For 4 hours we climbed and descended along a shaded path lined by old stone fences. It was sunny so we ...
... table at Pizza Phil's (I know, VERY French sounding). Werner joined me, and not long after so did Dave and Linda. We all had some nice pies except Linda who got a healthy serving of Nicoise salad. Service was quick and the prices were good, too.
I was interested in a boule or two on the way back to the hotel but by about 8:30pm the old centre of Millau went from bustling only 90 minutes or so earlier to nearly dead. So no ice cream.
Another fabulous day.
First let me apologize for the brevity of yesterday's entry. We arrived at the hotel at 6pm, and everyone was heading out to dinner at 7pm. In addition one could only access the internet from the common room. I should also point put that this machine auto-corrects misspelled words without asking, which may have resulted in some ...
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