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- Breakfast Available
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... of Pierre, well some Welsh campers had a buggy on the back, no sides or doors and 2 steering sticks. This morning it was full of water so will give this one a miss! We set off quite carefully as there is a lot of water pouring off the hills and on the roads. We stop for fuel at 087.5c, which is 64p a litre!!, picked up a baguette and we're off. We round the bend though what seems to be a newly completed sky resort condo's and wow ...
... it. We then walked up through the shops without Tess it was easier to look. Jayne found a lovely handbag but thought it was too much. There is just enough time for Tapas and something to wash it down and cruise their internet, we also love to people watch and the Spanish when they get going are brilliant, it's like a machine gun!!! Also to decide bike rack or handbag, bike rack or hand bag? ...
... to wander round big shops, like Cartier and Lacoste! (Just need a bigger bank balance). When we walked up to the historic area of town, most of it has been lost, just a couple of buildings and a church. Most we think has made way for the modernisation but we did find the road I remembered with all the older shops, still not what you call picturesque! Reaching the end of town we sat by the river for a cappuccino and a beer, even ...
... and climb and climb!! We have a fan club behind quite quickly, but every now and then we have a crawler lane and they zoom by. We are slightly concerned that there do not seem to be any other camping cars on the road and there are yellow signs warning of road closures on the 3rd November, luckily just after this we spot several coming towards us and cheery waves are exchanged. We discovered further up the very twisty road that an articulated lorry ...
... look at Besalu, a once important regional town with remnant walls, ramparts and a fantastic fortified medieval bridge. Another sad story of a once thriving Jewish community that fell to persecution. It is now a very relaxed cafe lined place basking in pleasant sunshine, belatedly acknowledging those whose lives were blighted by madder times.
On we went through mountain beauty to Ripoll, a rather ungarnished looking town where we sought lunch. Not ...