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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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There is a toll of €4.90 on the exit to the bridge. We follow the next off-ramp and sweep down into the town of Millau.
We pick up the west bound road heading up the Tarn valley gorge and swoop through small villages with the river on our right and towering rock faces on our left.
We stop for coffee at a small village cafe before heading back into ...
... it up. Then suddenly see a sign VR, thank goodness off onto the smooth path again with no traffic - or other cyclists come to that. Hope to get to Orange today for Peters birthday but I'm not sure we can do it as it's around 100kms on TomTom but on the Via Rhona it will be much more. We have to cross over the Rhone back and forth but then get to Rochemaure where way off on the hillside you can see some really old ruins of a chateau and then we have ...
We started with a walking tour of Viviers, a village of about 5000 people. Narrow streets, old buildings, the church dating back to the 14(?) century. The walk spiralled up to the cathedral, which is the smallest one in France. Here, we were treated to an organ recital in the cathedral-what beautiful acoustics!
in the afternoon, we had a quick French cooking class - crepe ...
... to have finally found a site with an outdoor pool which was open, and also that the site was only a couple of minutes walk from the beautiful Ardeche river. We sat on the riverbank and watched as hundreds of canoeists paddled by us to finish their journey through the Ardeche gorge. The Ardeche is famous for its canoeing and also for Le Pont d’Arc which is one of the largest natural arches in Europe. We had heard about the canoeing and decided to give it a ...
Our first week in the South of France, was in the Languedoc Rousillon area of Provence, in the small town of Uzès.
We had hired an apartment where we self catered - which means that early each morning Peter went down the road to the nearest Boulanger to get fresh bread and croissants for breakfast!
We loved wandering around the old town, where cars were not allowed, only pedestrians, ...