Residences les Marquises
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
TripAdvisor Reviews Residences les Marquises Aspin-en-Lavedan
Travel Blogs from Aspin-en-Lavedan
... entree options of cannelloni and another unusual dish somewhat resembling a terrine? He almost regretfully allowed this. I'm sure I then took his advice and ordered what sounded like a sausage-based dish only to find I was delivered the alternate chicken dish ( I reckon they most have faced a sausage overrun). We had to wait for hike to deal with serving a group of walkers and were parched by the time his attention turned to us. And just as we were about to ...
... of the Cross. I may not have been if I had known it meandered around yet another large hill with a rocky track . . . .I suppose it is the Way of the Cross. There was thunder, lightning, exhaustion and very sore feet but I made it. I feel the elements and my fatiguing body probably didn't,t make it the prayerful experience for which I was hoping - oh well!
Exhausted I spent a little time in the Crypt, a church containing a relic (bone fragments) of ...
... from the very occasional candle offering, there was no request for donations. This appeared to be a beautiful, peaceful church whose main focus was the prayer and worshipping life of those who entered. The people here were also focussed on prayer and worship, not architecture and selfies.
I had no idea what was about to take place but I knew there was a candle procession at 9.00pm, which the taxi driver had told me was beautiful. The ...
Day 4: 119km and 3600m of ascent.
OK - now we are in Lourdes. For those of you of the Catholic faith or who have any knowledge of the background to why Lourdes is of special interest, you might be surprised to find me here. It just happens to be about 12 km from where we finished this stage and to be a bigger centre with more hotels. For those of you who don’t have the background, this is a place ...
The Big Event! My first edition! The day started with a lot of clouds and fog hanging low between the mountains but that couldn't effect us as we were ready for The Mountain! I started at 8.55 am and after 1h55min (one stop for drinks and food included) I arrived at the top of the Col de ...