Madame Vacances Residence et Chalets La Fontaine du Roi
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But it’s all an experience, doing car repairs en français. I’m amazed really, that at half past four on a Friday afternoon a) anyone is up for doing any work, and b) they can whip the wheel off, and the tyre, and fix a puncture, all within about 15 minutes.
... has been well determined for ages and is pragmatically too difficult to bother fighting over, unlike say in northern France.
And the cars. It’s Fiats everywhere here. As opposed to Renaults, Peugeots and Citroëns and a mixture of others. I conclude Italian folk are very patriotic when it comes to their transport. The other difference, which I am sure is coincidental, is the weather. In ...
I'm in McDonalds because it’s open and it sells food. Finding something vegetarian that constitutes a meal is a little tricky. Two cheese croque-monsieurs, large fries and a vanilla milk shake. As I sit here in the four-seat diner style booth, I can smell something funny. It smells like a horse has ...
Plan Lachat, between Valloire and the Col du Galibier, 7pm
I'm part way through driving up to the Col du Galibier, a beast of a mountain. It’s such a beast of a mountain that many years ago when I was working in Valloire ...
Hotel St Georges, 10pm
Today I have been pretty much entirely driving my car. From 8.30am to 6pm with a few quick stops.
There appear to be a few positive side effects of paying tolls to use the motorways in France. Such as there is less traffic, and I guess, consequently the traffic flows more smoothly and faster. And lots of service areas to stop and use a toilet or get some air before you drop ...