Travel Blogs from Jaca
Today we arrived in Aucun a wonderful little village in the Pyrenees. We are here until Saturday, I rode down from Lourdes and climbed the Col de Spandelles before descending down to the quiant village of Argeles Gazhost where I met Mich for breakfast. A nice cappacino and two pain au raisin, I love these things for breakfast.
... between France and Spain). The waterfalls meandered beside us all the way - it was truly spectacular. On the way down the mountain a large lady offered to take a photo of us which we accepted...Ian said in his best French "Merci, Madame vous etes une grande photographeur." The look she gave him indicated he might have got it wrong...yes, he had meant you are a very good photographer, he had said you are ...
We were on our way to Gedre, which is on the way to Gavarnie where we were yesterday, at 7:45 am this morning and we found a place for breakfast once we got there. We did the Cirque de Troumouse hike, which is a 3-4 hour hike near Gedre, but we took our time enjoying the scenery and spending time at the top walking on the snow, watching the cows and sheep, and exploring many of the little trails. In total we took 6 hours and finished at 4:00 pm. It was a very ...
... noticeable features as you approach this area is the Grande Cascade, a large waterfall visible from many miles away. I was surprised when we got out of the car just how cold it was. The forecast was for a hot day, but the sun had not made it over the mountains yet. We had not had breakfast, so we walked around the small village of Gavarnie to find a place to eat. Surprisingly, we could not find anything open. Finally, off one the streets we noticed a place ...
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