Residence Le Hameau des Ecrins
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Today we ticked off several more Cols on the Route. The highlight though has to have been the decision to deviate from the RdGA. We travelled up over the Col le Bonette. What a fantastic ride. On the way up we had our photos taken by “declicphoto.net” and we have downloaded them. At the top the road was closed by pushed up snow barricades, but with a little bit of manoeuvring we were able to ...
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 ...
... at how soft the snow was- just like Fairy floss. We drove on towards Grenoble and then Gap where we were staying the night. We drove through the most amazing picturesque scenery. Towering mountains and old fortresses either side as we moved along the valleys. Just stunning.
The hotel we stayed in was in a good location with the host being very friendly, he reminded us of Gabriel Gate. Gap was a gorgeous little town easily explored by foot from just outside the hotel.
... time but a lovely warm breeze all the way to the bottom…..bliss!
We were glad to have got Alpe d’Huez out of the way, and spent the remainder of our time exploring the rest of the area by bike and foot which has enabled us to see the most incredible sights. The really nice thing about travelling is that you don't have to have a fixed agenda, we usually turn up at a place and head off to the tourist information to get a load of ideas for walks ...
... can't believe I actually got to experience it!
The first thing we saw when we got off the bus was a dog sledding team, I knew immediately that I would love it up there. The dogs were all so excited to get running and I was just holding myself back from going up and saying hi to all of them!
I spent the day snowshoeing around the mountains and got to see a few mountain ...