Travel Blogs from Clermont-Ferrand
We then left on our journey to the Limousin. We were aiming for an Aire by a lake but by the time we got near it, it was pouring with rain again and everywhere was surrounded by big trees and was very dark and depressing ( much like a campsite by a lake in the Ardennes last year!) ...
... 1700 -1800m - including Puy Mary, Puy Violent and Puy de Peyre **** ( there should be an acute accent on the 'e'!!) Guess what? just as they came into sight it started to rain and rain!
We found the Aire we had planned to stay overnight at, at a ski station, but it was ...
... as we got back to Ruby.
You can tell we are close to coming home, John has been counting his undies and has worked out he has enough clean ones until we get home so he doesn’t need to do anymore washing.
It’s a good job we are coming home. The soles on our walking boots have worn out and started to come apart. My walking shorts have worn through exposing bits of me that should remain covered and John has holes in his walking socks.
... French Paris like buildings redone recently. This was a town not for everyone that was clear. We heard that a lot of older people from big towns came to leave here cause there was practically no crime and it was still really French ! We walked back after a couple of hours and had lunch in the garden. In the afternoon Hubert drove us around for a bit and we went for a walk along the river "Allier" until the sky was suddenly getting extremely dark. We were worried ...
... back to town, we went to the super mâché (supermarket) and bought supplies...wine, bread, eggs...and pasta for a home cooked meal. Nice for a change as although we are still enjoying the local fare, we are aware of the costs of eating out each night. Unfortunately we must leave this town after only two nights, we so wish we could have stayed longer, there was so much more to see and experience, it is somewhere we would like to come back and spend more time. On leaving ...
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