Pierre & Vacances Residence L'Alpaga
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
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... font-family: arial, helvetica, clean, sans-serif; line-height: 15px;">For those of you interested, there are some screen shots taken from a Ride App that we have. They are at the end of the photos. They give a pretty good indication of what we have been doing for the last two days. Where speed is zero, we are either taking a photo, or eating.
... growing right then: petits suisses, Cheeses from Savoy, croissants, Lemon Meringue Pie, Paupiettes de Veau (Little Stuffed Parcels of Veal Fillet), Mashed Potatoes, Apple Tart on a Brioche, Meat Stuffed Veggies, Rice Salad, Pastries from my childhood, Pasta Salad, yeah, that was only in a few days, haha!
I practiced Pilates every day, and ran by the Arc (a beautiful, wild river that runs through the Maurienne Valley) to feel a bit better about my diet!
With very little planning due to our hasty exit from ‘the dreaded workaway’, we decided to make our way towards the mountains in the Rhone Alpes as it was an area that was top of our ‘must see’ list and we really needed cheering up! Paul had managed to find a site that was open and very conveniently situated about 50m from the start of the iconic Alpe d’Huez mountain climb, made famous from the Tour de France, could this be more perfect? We had ...
... can't believe I actually got to experience it!
The first thing we saw when we got off the bus was a dog sledding team, I knew immediately that I would love it up there. The dogs were all so excited to get running and I was just holding myself back from going up and saying hi to all of them!
I spent the day snowshoeing around the mountains and got to see a few mountain ...
... because the hill was sortof steep and had a curve at the bottom, but a nice French lady helped get my ski poles back to me and I was off again without further complications. Because it went well the first time down that route and my improvement between the first two runs I took... I thought I'd try it again.
This time however, I hadn't given my legs the chance to take a break and I didn't have the strength to slow down so I had several major wipe outs ...