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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... fall, there are something on the order of 5 million pilgrims pouring through this little town of about 15,000 people, which explains all the hotels, restaurants, grocery stores, and religious souvenir shops that are tightly covered with metal shutters now. But the main facilities of Lourdes, the ones that matter religiously, are open and functioning every day. I’ll get to that in a moment.
The history of Lourdes is complicated, and its rock-mounted ...
After Carcassonne we headed away to find a restaurant that Patrick and Jerome had raved about. Best Bean Cassoulet in the world! Took a while but we found it, and Eric the chef, who informed us that they were fully booked and couldn't seat us today. Never mind.
Headed in a roughly southwest direction looking for back roads to Andorra. Ended up staying Foix the night, Stuffed from some hard out riding, but happy.
The grotto was beautiful. The rock walls were freezing to the touch. But there was a sense of tranquility as we sat and prayed. Cherry and I walked the mountain to see the Stations of the Cross and drank the Holy Water from the Grotto. There were lots of people waiting to go into the baths but you weren't allowed to watch. We purchased little bottles to take some Holy Water home but you could buy 5 ...
... alive! The organists (maître d'orgue at the back, accompanist at small organ at the front) and singer were clearly professional and the music and liturgy were a delight! This delight was clearly shared by the congregation, since many families were present and participating in the liturgy. Besides, we picked up another 'Alleluia!' setting which we can use back at home. The Agnus Dei was truly beautiful and sounded as if it was ...
... at 55 won't work.
The Tour de France-get chance go!
San Sebastián, that could be a great holiday, with or without the ladies!
Col d'Aubisque, fantastic scenery, fresh air!
The low points/things to remember
If you are a Morgan owner underground car parks and rash decisions to pull off a surfaced road, ouch!
Bilbao-think Immingham, Hull or Ellesmere Port, don't go!
Lastly a few photos to share our memories, 2 ...