Travel Blogs from Issoire
... main ski runs. This was mainly steep scree, which I hate, and made for difficult walking. It was our poles which saved us from falling several times.
We crossed first a tiny marshy stream which we assumed was the Dore and later another tiny stream - the Dogne. The point where ...
... and nothing was open and the chair lift wasn't running. So we decided to press on to a campsite we had picked out at Murat-le-Quare. It was called Le Panoramique and promised , what else,panoramic views over the Puys!
Have a look at the Photo's! - and have a good laugh!
... had views of Murol castle before heading towards the village of Beaune le-Froid. After reading the local notice board we were disappointed we wouldn’t be there for the forestry and butchering festival in a couple of week’s time, especially as we would miss out on a demo of traditional sporting butchery techniques. Perhaps something has been lost in my translation but I hope not for entertainment sake. Tripe and pigs trotters were advertised for ...
... back to town, we went to the super mâché (supermarket) and bought supplies...wine, bread, eggs...and pasta for a home cooked meal. Nice for a change as although we are still enjoying the local fare, we are aware of the costs of eating out each night. Unfortunately we must leave this town after only two nights, we so wish we could have stayed longer, there was so much more to see and experience, it is somewhere we would like to come back and spend more time. On leaving ...
... but the third time sparked the machine into life to the sound of a jeery cheer from his audience.
Last night's rest was disturbed somewhat.
"My room at my hotel yesterday was clearly in the sex wing," said an excited Paul. "Not only was there a couple going at it like the clappers on one side of my room, but then another couple started shagging on the other side of my room about an hour layer! Most disconcerting when one is trying to ...
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