Residences les Marquises
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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Travel Blogs from Aspin-en-Lavedan
Whilst friends enjoy the first day opening of some resorts in the Alps and Americans struggle to get out of their homes, I am walking each day in shirt-sleeves and temperatures of 21 degrees. We did have some snow at the beginning of last week and the resort began to take on the feel of a new season, however it all changed by midweek and the forecast is for rain next week. Didn't open the resort yesterday as planned and with less than ...
... to get to the top. It was his first real mountain climb and he wasn’t disappointed, the scenery was totally awesome with switchbacks through the woods at the bottom of the climb before getting ever steeper and slower before finally reaching the summit at 1490 metres, wow what an achievement! His best ride to date!
All in all we have had a brilliant few days, and now we are off to do some work!!
Miles so far……878….
... 10 staff, when I am approached by a very helpful, but communicatively challenged assistant. "What are you looking for?" becomes "Qué busca?" "No thanks I'm on a moto, I don't need the bus stop!" "Qué?" "Yes its in the room. Look, I need some......",now the charades start again. I am reminded of a joke where a fellow goes to Wrightsons to buy the same thing and comes away with the lawn mower, because the sales rep convinced him the he might as well ...
... The birds have got through a kilo of seed in a week, there are so many of them with their fledglings. On Easter Sunday I found a large adult Hedgehog suspended on the electric fence, tried to rescue him but alas was too late. Everything is waking up.
Just before Easter we had our last guests for a while; friends of Stefan's that have stayed before but with two extras that arrived in an £80k Aston Martin. Our quality of guests continues to improve! Sadly ...
... snow and winter weather again. The snow doesn’t stay for long at this level though as the ground is warmer. I am working on the assumption that as we have had such an extraordinarily hard winter, that Summer will be fantastic. I remember looking at the larger than normal quantities of berries and fruit in the Autumn and wondering if we were in for a hard Winter; little did I know. There is still so much snow in the resort as we approach the last ...