Roc Blanc Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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We have really enjoyed our stay in Andorra La Vella and this morning we walked into town for the last time. Today rain is threatened by mid afternoon, so we have taken advantage of this and have put the washing in so it will be completed on our return. First we went into a shop that sells bike racks, no one spoke English but we worked out measurements and pointed to heads to show we'd ...
... to wander round big shops, like Cartier and Lacoste! (Just need a bigger bank balance). When we walked up to the historic area of town, most of it has been lost, just a couple of buildings and a church. Most we think has made way for the modernisation but we did find the road I remembered with all the older shops, still not what you call picturesque! Reaching the end of town we sat by the river for a cappuccino and a beer, even ...
... into town. We have luxuries like washing machines and electricity and wifi. Not allowed to hang washing out so have to pay for tumble drier, seems a waste of lovely sunshine! After lunch we go for a quick walk into town, it has changed so much since I was last here, although I was only 16, not that long ago really. I came in a rather smaller campervan (Bedford) with my family, but I remember it with a few hotels, shops and apartments for ...
... of earlier, more basic times on the land. The Cadi valley area seems to be a major butter producing area and there were also lots of productive apple and pear trees. The climate and vegetation of the Pyrenees are more like northern Europe than is the rest of Spain.
After our bucolic interlude, we found our way back to the highway through the narrow back lanes of Seu d'Argell and on towards Sort and the higher part of the Catalan Pyrenees.
... relaxing day with James in Massat where we had some lunch and a beer in Le Globe, where the owner Jean-Pierre looked after JP's vegetarian wishes. Then we visited another cafe called Le Maxil. Very trendy place the owner who has worked in the states loves to speak English. It was a great Bar and really quite modern place - especially for Massat!!! Then the highlight of the day was bumping into some other bikers from holland and Germany who have given me yet another destination to head ...