Le Relais des Puys
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
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... told us of the local dish which was to be the evening dinner special it was called Truffade. We later on went with that, it consisted of potatoe fried with bacon in Cantelle cheese , basically a fondue served with a crisp green salad and procuitto on the side, the idea was to mix it all up on your plate and man it was good.
Well the day dawned, the day we had not been looking forward to, the day we left our Mediterranean beach home. We were up early, packed up had our usual breakfast and then went up to pay our dues, not too bad €148 for ten days all in. We were on the road proper just after 1000hrs, a good run to the motorway then up and over the Massifs Central, the hills and mountains in ...
... region and although we didn’t have enough time to have a wine tasting we did manage to have a short bike ride to an abandoned village called Celles a few miles away. The village was situated on the edge of a huge lake called Lac salagou and the story goes that the local government had told the villagers that there was a high risk of the village being flooded, so they paid everyone to leave. In fact the village never did flood and ...
... and a part-reconstruction of a building. This is the Roman Temple of Mercury which was discovered during the installation of a weather station and is now a major attraction in itself as we learned from the audio-guide in the exhibition centre. Those Romans got everywhere and didn't seem daunted by obstacles that got in their way such as a 436m (base to summit) lump of volcanic rock. As we made our way down to the cafe for a hot chocolate and pastries, we ...
... phone calls, found a dentist and tooth duly repaired. Then to the Post Office, supposedly to collect 2 parcels from Aus., of Boomer spares. No such luck! No parcels! Helpful staff tried lots of options, then "come back tomorrow" and "fill out a complaint form"!!!! Lunch, then looked at the "black" Gothic cathedral of Notre Dame, made of local volcanic rock. Closed for lunch, so could not look inside. Wandered the streets of the Old Town. ...