Travel Blogs from La Molina
... spotted John.
We had the electric heater on again this evening.
Sunday 1st June
The sun is out – hurrah
Today’s walk took us up the steep valley side behind our campsite to the Coll de Fogueruix (2180m according to John’s GPS). It was a pleasant climb through ancient pine trees. From the coll we could see the village of Espot, its ski station and mountains as well as the snow capped mountains stretching ...
... into town a long the R Ariege and find the Old Town, where the fair was apparently continuing
As we set off the rain stopped but it was still quite chilly. The river flows past the campsite and through the town. Swollen with snow melt it is one of the fastest flowing rivers we have seen.
... we had picked out a campsite on the edge of town ,right by the river
As we negotiated the one way system it became obvious there was some sort of Fair or procession going on, with bands and a group of men in long costumes with banners, followed by people on horseback.- and guess what ended up at the Tail End of the parade - a great big white motorhome!!
... of 90 days out of 180 days to visit the Schengen countries. Not 90 days per country, 90 days total. Leaving and returning does not reset the clock. For long term travelers like us, this presents a logistical problem; we are certainly going to spend more than 90 days in Europe, and so we have to be real careful about where we are, so we don’t exceed the 90 day limit and get hit with a big fine or get blackballed from future ...
... but Kate didn't seem to find it funny. Took it slowly coming down the other side. We thought we were over the worst of it, but before we could relax we started climbing again with the snow getting heavier. Watched cars unable to move with their wheels spinning, so we pulled over and eventually got our unused snow chains on. Took us a while to get them on as we've never used them before, but got there in the end with what felt like frostbite to the fingers! I never thought ...
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Other places to stay in La Molina
Placa Pista Llarga, La Molina | 3 star hotelfrom $76
Av.Supermolina 7, La Molina | 3 star hotelfrom $112
Ctra. N-152 Km. 155, La Molina | 4 star hotelfrom $93
Pista Llarga s/n, La Molina | 4 star hotelfrom $72
Avinguda de la Molina 3, La Molina | Hotelfrom $103
Paseo Adsera, La Molina | 3 star hotelfrom $78
c/ Font Moreu s/n, La Molina | Hotelfrom $108
Av. Supermolina 41, La Molina | Hotelfrom $171