L'Hotellerie De La Bigorre
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... of Mysteries of the Rosary. Then we went down to the grotto, actual site of the apparitions. Folk lined up to touch the walls, worn smooth by millions of fingers; water trickling out of the rock; a statue of Mary and a huge candle holder. Then we looked at the candles, held in huge barrow-like structures. They burn hundreds of tonnes of wax every year. Next we saw folk lining up for their turn in the baths. You can be immersed ...
A RHD (right hand drive) truck in South America.
It was pointed out to me the day I picked our truck up from the port, by a local importer, that the Landrover was the wrong vehicle for South America. I thought he was making the point in relation to obtaining spare parts if required. But his point was the fact that it was a right hand
drive vehicle. Other Overlanders we were to meet on the road also expressed the same opinion, and I have to agree. ...
... fits and was
having his Polyps looked at, all this while making calls on his mobile and
driving a 130,000€ truck. We were amazed that we got back in one piece. As I
write, we are still waiting for the delivery of the fuel pump from the UK for
£60 as it circumnavigates France courtesy of Chronopost once more. It
eventually arrived 3 weeks later at Bagneres post office and once received,
Stefan discovered that the problem was a ...
... van is spacious and quiet, especially at this time of the year. AUTUMN. Had a swim this afternoon and this evening I am at the camp bar with not an English person in sight or maybe on site! Will have a meal here but having trouble reading the menu! Better post this now and if anything noteworthy happens before bed I'll get back to you! I notice the evenings are getting shorter and shorter . . ...
... from England was the first. Stan didn’t look as though he should be riding a bike. I’m sure he wouldn’t mind if I say that - he would probably say so himself. His gut looked as though it belonged in the pub. But he was here and that is what matters. He was taking part and finishing each stage. That’s what counts.
Nearly ten o’clock. The countdown, five, four, three, two, one go! From then on it was every thirty seconds.
Other places to stay in Bagneres-de-Bigorre
31 Rue Marechal Foch, Bagneres-de-Bigorre | Hotelfrom $65
1, place des Thermes, Bagneres-de-Bigorre | Hotelfrom $76
9 Rue De la Republique, Bagneres-de-Bigorre | Hotelfrom $67
24, Allee des Coustous, Bagneres-de-Bigorre | Hotelfrom $61
19 avenue Prosper Nogue, Bagneres-de-Bigorre | Hotelfrom $56
Route des cols, Bagneres-de-Bigorre | Hotelfrom $68