Le Chalet d'Auron
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking
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For some time, since travelling in Europe we have noticed that there are very few HDs. OK, where we have been is not the kind of country that you would expect big open road tourers, but its also where we have seen them. However, daily we see more BMW GSs that are probably registered in all of NZ. Granted it’s the highest selling model in the adventure / tourer market, which is huge, but you would expect to see some ...
We continued following our guide to Beautiful Villages of Provence and were never disappointed. Impossibly quaint and generally tiny - 5 minutes to explore each one! We saw very few people and the roads were quiet.
The mountains were quite intimidating. We are simply not used to such hugeness. Soaring limestone massifs, steep sided canyons, lush valleys and tons of ...
... square, plane tree shading cool promenades make these an inviting place to stay. The occasional stone lintel with a date like 1684 or 1757 draw us to wonder what life was like for people in this little hamlet - for all intents and purposes isolated from the world. Narrow cart tracks winding along a river valley or snaking over a mountain pass would have connected them with villages a day or two ...
... 18km to the first village and I make it to find that the little garage is closed, it looks like permanently.
But a young guy stops in an old van and asks if he can help. I follow him to his nearby house. In the garage he has two bikes, a Suzi Exup and a Kwak 750. He also has a compressor. The International Biking Brotherhood comes up trumps again.
With plenty of ...
... descents off the major cols. Bad road conditions apparently. Looks like a tricky stage.
James the super domestique scored a stove top coffee percolator yesterday and gets up at 6.30 to make me a pot. He's a star!
I've arranged to roll out with our German camping friends to the meeting point at Barcelonette where riders not staying up in Pra Loup join the peloton before the official timing start point. We get there with ...