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Travel Blogs from St-Lary-Soulan
... to Spain with Michel before he headed back early from his usual summer break for an operation on his eyes, including a swim in the outdoor pool at Bielsa. Visited last week with Jacky to find the pool empty and deserted. What a difference a few weeks make.
We have been blessed with three surprise, but very welcome visits from friends and a couple of planned ones. Helen and Malcolm from Australia that we shared our first La Tania season with, ...
Mum enjoyed yesterday's 7.30am mass at the grotto so much that she went back again this morning. About half the group went to that mass while the others went to the International mass in the underground Basilica. Naomi chose to go to the church of the laundromat instead! It was good to wander the streets beyond the Sanctuary area where we are staying, but it turns out they were just as touristy! The main activity for the day was a walking tour at ...
... Naomi managed to score a wheelchair for Diane. We arrived at 12.15pm for a 2pm opening. We thought we were first in the queue, but 2 hours later we were still waiting. There were some very sick people ahead of us, so we summoned all our patience to avoid yelling at the queue jumpers! I hope you didn't spot us on Google Earth - that would be enough to scar anyone. The water was pretty darn cold - for Naomi a quick dip, but Diane took a little longer as the lovely Irish attendant ...
Left Toulouse to drive to Lourdes. Couldn't attend a Mass but wandered around for over a hour taking in the spectacle before heading off to Spain - arriving in Pamplona where we saw the bull fighting stadium and the area where the run the bulls. Drive a total of 717k today. Our night has been spent in Burgos which is quite pretty but we are only here overnight before driving to Santiago de Compostela ...
... when it switched off and deflated giving them a slight scare.
Stacie did her time trial up Hautacam this morning feeling good enough to give John enough stick as he was doing it tough. She's off now hopefully booking me in for a massage as my neck is in deep need after carrying Ben around on my shoulders.
So it will be off to the pool for another day of relaxing before we make our way to the coast tomorrow via the township of ...
Other places to stay in St-Lary-Soulan
6, rue de la Reine, St-Lary-Soulan | 3 star hotelfrom $104
Jardin des thermes, St-Lary-Soulan | 3 star hotelfrom $112
1 rue de Vieille Aure, St-Lary-Soulan | Hotelfrom $42
10 rue de la Piscine, St-Lary-Soulan | 3 star hotelfrom $62
Vignec, St-Lary-Soulan | Hotelfrom $60
St-Lary-Soulan | Hotelfrom $27
25 rue Vincent Mir, St-Lary-Soulan | Hotelfrom $94
Station de ski de Saint-Lary, St-Lary-Soulan | Hotelfrom $59
15 avenue des Thermes, St-Lary-Soulan | 2 star hotelfrom $66
St Lary/Vielle Aure, St-Lary-Soulan | 4 star hotelfrom $44