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... t know how, we talked our way in to joining this party and squeezed ourselves into their cars. They drove us to the club. The club was a bowling alley. With a bucking bronco. And a pool table. It was incredible!!! But no one was dancing and no one danced with me. I ordered bottles of champagne courtesy of the birthday boy, who I'm guessing didn't realise I had put them onto his tab until he came to settle up later that night. I, of course, had left ...
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 ...
... station with shops and restaurant. What was so special about this station is that the entire set up was powered by solar panels. Could we possibly think of establishing something similar in Australia?
The next day was another 420km to Allevard (France) and was looking forward to meet Liz's friend at the Tour du Treuil.
The closer I got to Milan the heavier the traffic became (Mark and Mele ...
... station in France, we then headed to the Buffet Carriage to take in the views. They've got windows in the upper part of the carriage here, so you can get yourself a beverage and take in the scenery. It's still impressive but the only downside that the weather wasnt so great and so we didnt see it's full majesty as clouds were covering some of the largest mountains.
The last few hours were not the most ...
... stop and take photos to capture the moment, which is exactly what I did. The attached pictures provide some indication of what it was like...and if any pictures can capture the feeling of "why we ride..." Then these certainly do...however you had to be there... I believe that it takes over two weeks (trip) to get into a space where reflection on the outdoors and the experience takes place. It also takes a couple of weeks to feel at one with ones machine and feel flow–I am there ...
Other places to stay in Valloire
Rue des Charbonnieres, Valloire | 3 star hotelfrom $103
Route du Galibier, Valloire | 4 star hotelfrom $42
Les Choseaux, Valloire | Hotelfrom $50
Route des Grandes Alpes, Valloire | Hotelfrom $59
Rue de Tigny, Valloire | Hotelfrom $104
Valloire | 3 star hotelfrom $131
Rue des grandes Alpes, Valloire | Hotelfrom $94
Valloire | Hotelfrom $36