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Mar 21 - Chateauroux – Moissac 247 miles
First up I've posted a couple of pictures updating the day 2 entry.
That’s most of France ticked off – a full day of riding on all road types. Sadly after a bright start I hit some drizzle and eventually rain from 5pm on. Thankfully Babs’ old fashioned …
... the piece de resistance, boning a whole chicken! Well, there was skin and bone flying everywhere, not deliberately! The whole point was to keep the skin intact, some didn't manage to get the chicken out of the plastic without stabbing it! Hilarious!
we then had to move the various bits of meat around to distribute the dark and white meat evenly, place the stuffing on too, the roll it all up i a parcel of skin,then rolled up ...
... each year called 'la descents de la Lot' which looks like an absolute blast.
Navigating locks is not a skill required of your average rower, but it's very useful in this neck of the woods it seems....
The sight of the lovely old bridge in Cahors as you approach the finish would be very ...
... here for dinner, just had 30 mins to move rooms, away from the scary staircase!
dinner was back at Bernard's restaurant, raspberry aperitif, selection of pates, sorbet, the cassoulet we had made on Monday, then cheeses then crepes suzettes which we had to flambé ourselves! Don't worry Delyth. No fire alarms went off!
managed to get to bed quite early, and really lovely not having to negotiate the stairs for a pee!
end of Wednesday!
I have just lost the whole of today's blog for some reason, having spent an hour composing it! Not happy!
Summary only now, as nearly time for breakfast - sorry!
Made Pastry before leaving for market, pâté sucreé, really difficult to handle, sweet pastry, it was for later
Then off to market in Fleurance, ...