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... of Mysteries of the Rosary. Then we went down to the grotto, actual site of the apparitions. Folk lined up to touch the walls, worn smooth by millions of fingers; water trickling out of the rock; a statue of Mary and a huge candle holder. Then we looked at the candles, held in huge barrow-like structures. They burn hundreds of tonnes of wax every year. Next we saw folk lining up for their turn in the baths. You can be immersed ...
... As for your average Colombian! Friendly, outgoing and hoping and working for a brighter future. Those we met were more than willing to help out if they could. Definitely,
when we think of Colombia, we will remember the people. And have I mentioned
the women people? The Colombian woman has STYLE.
Although not on our planned itinerary, we now find ourselves in the Britain and Europe. The UK is as different to Colombia as chalk is to ...
... no internet!
We are gradually getting on top of things again and Stefan
is now continuing with the Bergerie renovation. Even the dishwasher has been
repaired along with the broken window in No.2 and when my sister turned up, we
will also had a replacement light for downstairs.
It has been a weird season; the weather has been very mixed
and it is as if France has been abandoned and the lights turned ...
... will they work today? All the questions that go around and around in one’s head before the start. Need another pee.
The slowest riders go off first so the faster riders were either sleeping in or relaxing over coffee and watching the commotion and events.
As we got closer to the start, we began to register our presence and take our bikes into a corral behind the stage. The first riders gradually shuffled forward and mounted the stage above the ...
... valleys, towns and Pyrenees were wonderful.
The best discoveries are made outside your comfort zone (and fitness zones too).
Now the bus dropped me up to Pic du Jer up but the drivers have a couple of hours off in the middle of the day which I hadn't considered so it was a long walk back to the Sanctuary area. I accidentally came upon my hotel with the Lourdes Waxworks a couple of doors further on. Now I am not the ...