Le Roc Sur L'Orbieu
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
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... to, despite being a Kiwi.... .....hehe...I said that to them, and he was a bit offended and said people often say that, and do Aussies have a "thing" about Kiwis... Must be a bit of cabin-fever in not hearing a familiar accent for a while.... Anyway, we ended-up having dinner with them at a quite nice restaurant attached to the camp, and then drinks later, long into the night....... It turns-out, he was a NZ surveyor who had worked in PNG and then HK, and, so ...
... in the Met as a dog handler for many years and is now becoming something of a world expert. He is off again to the Congo in a few weeks where he is helping the wildlife department to train dogs to track poachers and ivory. Tomorrow there may be no entries as I am starting the 1,000km drive down the Spanish coast to Mojacar to spend a bit of time with Pet and Alison, Steve's Mum and Dad Keep reading and commenting and I will keep the news ...
... do to have a beer there too!
David and Alison had 4 friends over for supper. All teachers from Alison's past and all now hooked on coming to France for long periods of time as a result of D and A's 1997 move here, coming to visit and deciding to do something similar! Another amazing BBQ with so many extras and nibbles that Alison is SOO good at doing. Tried out a lot of local wines! Found my way back over the road!
Morning visit to the vide Grenier in Saissac. Huge boot sale! But highly regulated. Vendors can only attend 4 per year, so it takes the commercial stalls out of the equation. Dubious quality, but the locals flock to it. In the afternoon we went to the final large event of the Castelnaudary cassoulet fête. This is a parade with floats decorated ...
... variety of colours. Everything seems to close down between 12 noon and whatever time the shops wish to open. Very baffling to Jen and Den. About 4.30am took Toddy out for a photo session and found the Abbey of St Peter and St Paul open. Built in 780AD. Well, what a delight to visit. Photos of marble quarry taken on IPhone, will need to learn how sync photos from Iphone to Ipad. Jen Jen still ...