Park Hotel Gran Bosco
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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We've left Lourmarin with some sorrow, but soon perked up when we got into the Alps. It's been a perfect day, the trees are turning Autumn colours and although it's 26 degrees there's snow on the high tops. Briancon has this amazing fort built to keep the Italians out many years ago. Tomorrow we go over the mountain to Italy toward ...
The weather had been okay in Paris, I mention the weather as I was hoping it was going to be good so that we'd see the impressive French/Italian Alps. As we headed past the flat agricultural fields of France the clouds started showing up, last year we'd been lucky to see how impressive the alps were but I had a feeling we werent going to be so lucky this time. The mountains start popping up once you head towards Chamberey. ...
... not without some frustration with a GPS unit that ran our of battery at a vital time when they were approaching Firenze. Both of them needed a strong cuppa when they arrived. We enjoyed a fun evening at a local trattoria,.. pizzas all around,. with a lot of laughs,.. and the obligatory gelateria to finish off the night. Monday morning,.. Coll and I got to play tourist guide showing the La****ns around Firenze. Shoe shops,.. and jewellery shops seemed to garner ...
Today we went up and over the Col d'Izoard (2361m). The guidebook implies it is an easy day as it it's just 9.4km at 4.2% followed by 10.1km at 7.5%. But it was anything but. On day 8 our legs are tired so it felt bloomin hard work, but it was worth it as it is a stunning route. We have done it before from the ...
... were running low. Then about 4km from the top the temperature plummeted and the rain continued in ernest. We were shivering so much our bikes were shaking! Thankfully once over the top there was a little cafe where we hid for a while drinking hot chocolate and eating ham and cheese omelettes. We made it safely back to the valley where it was glorious sunshine and we laid everything out to dry. Phew. An exhausting ...