Les Vieilles Tours
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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We woke up to a very hard frost. Luckily this campsite has lovely heated wetrooms. We set off to Beziers to join the A75 free motorway, which climbs up to almost 1200m. We would not know until the start of the climb up towards Lodeve if the whole road would be open.
the signs indicated that the whole length of the road was open, but ...
... so late there were only two left, decisions decisions.... The kids made the sacrafice for their parents and chose chocolate eclairs, and when we say chocolate we mean triple chocolate eclairs. Both Kate and Roy said they 'loved' them, but both could not finish them and it was the first time ever we have heard Kate say a sweat had 'too much chocolate!'
We decided that we would take our time and enjoy the countryside ...
... had a very spiritual feeling about it. We visited a number of chapels and this provided us with an opportunity to reflect on how fortunate our life is and that we have been given this wonderful opportunity to go on this great adventure.
After visiting the Notre Dame we walked the hillside path to the top of the cliff to the Chateau Rocamadour, this path was lined with monuments of the 14 Stations of the Cross which depicts the crucifixion of Jesus ...
... patron Saints of the church where he grew up. as St Catherine of the Wheel was also here who, both the Proserpine parish and Kate and Roy's School, is dedicated to.
We then spent an hour or so wandering up and down the hilly streets of this beautiful town soaking in the ambience, before we continued back down into the Lot Valley to the town of Bouzies. From Bouzies we went for a family walk along the banks of the Lot to the Chemin de Haulage ...
After much anticipation and to the delight of Kate and Roy the 2015 school year started yesterday on the 7th January with the raising of the Australian Flag, National Anthem sung and messages read out. It was pleasing to see that there was a 100% attendance from both the students and teachers for the first day. However by the second day the staffing model had changed somewhat with Nathan being (self) promoted ...