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Travel Blogs from Villard-de-Lans
... 1 night in Noyers, 2 hours drive then we have 3 nights in Reims (Champagne area). It was pretty good but the rain meant day 1's drive was more like 5 hours....but the hotel in La Mure was fab. Only 2 or 3 stars (depending what you read) but good internet, comfy bed and sensational shower. I should have also told all my readers that we have had an unforeseen technical hitch...my beloved Nikon S9500 has failed. When ...
After speaking to some Aussies - Georgie convinced Tony and I to take a 45km ride to Col du Galibier (elevation 2600m). What we failed to realise was that it was a total of 98 round trip with 45km of climbing, through tunnels you could not see your hand in front of you face (at times). Still a very worthwhile effort by all. Rob told us it was the best day riding he had every had. The ride included ...
... vertical metres. We then went to a cafe in the town, we affectionately called Tassie Corner due to meeting other Tasmanians there. Pete and I took over kitchen duties, we chose a Gabriel Gate dish from the taste of the tour off sbs coverage of the tour. Chicken and champagne. Few more local wines and bed ! Ratha won the sprint to confirm the green, Mark P still in ...
Our last full day in Alpe d'Huez is another belter. Awoke at 7am to see the sun streaming in through the window. Not a hint of a cloud anywhere....just the way I like it, home or away.
I was planning to get a reasonably lengthy ride in today, +100kms and then put the bike away until the Etape du Tour on Sunday. Us old codgers need plenty of recovery time prior to the ...
... had an easy afternoon. Chuck then cooked salmon and vegetables in paper, it was great. A few local wines and beers and it was time for bed. The sleeping arrangements were a bit all over the place, Pete retreated to the lounge room, I slept in the kitchen to get away from the snoring. Ratha takes stage victory to confirm the green , Mark P still in ...
Other places to stay in Villard-de-Lans
Villard-de-Lans | 3 star hotelfrom $150
124 Place Pierre Chabert, Villard-de-Lans | Hotelfrom $130
53 Rue Albert Soboulf, Villard-de-Lans | Hotelfrom $93
150, rue des Jeux Olympiques de 1968, Villard-de-Lans | Hotelfrom $146
Bois Barbu, Villard-de-Lans | 2 star hotelfrom $98
220 av Nobecourt, Villard-de-Lans | 3 star hotelfrom $156
158, Avenue du General de Gaulle, Villard-de-Lans | Hotelfrom $88