Hotel Saint Etienne
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... ll even guide you, its that good.
The weather today (Nov4th) is wet so we have stayed two nights in Lourdes, a town which leaves us cold, metaphorically speaking. Tomorrow we head to Bruce in Berson, and then St Malo for the ferry to Portsmouth, the following day, about 800 kms all up. The temperature was 4 degrees today. Since leaving Morocco a fortnight ago, the daily maximum has dropped from 42 to 4. We found things a bit cold. Leaving ...
... br> The freezers are full with produce and now full to bursting after sharing the butchering of a pig two weeks ago. I missed out last time and had to rely on friends to make sausages, parcel up cuts of meat for me. This time I got to make my own sausages and chat to the butcher. A great afternoon (and after I left, a boozy evening apparently!) was had by all.
It’s official; I have been crowned queen of the Garbure soup. Garbure is a soup of ...
... if you wanted. There were so many religious shops selling everything religious you can think of right next to each other. There would have had to be about 100 of them in Lourdes. We also saw so many priests and nuns in full outfits strolling around. Prayers, masses, rosary and confession go all day every day. You can buy candles that are 2m high to put at the alters. Back on the train to Paris and our ...
Caught the train to Lourdes. It is six hours from Paris but we had been looking forward to seeing the grotto where Bernadette saw the Virgin Mary. The basilica is magnificent. Lourdes is picture postcard. It is tranquil and the river runs through the town. There is a fort high up on ...
... Lanterne Rouge’ appeared and they told us they would be shutting down in 20 mins. Hustle boys, hustle.
Let me explain. The ‘Lanterne Rouge’ is one of the traditions of the Haute Route and is a rider that comes at the back and ushers the slow riders along and marks what will likely be the cut off time, beyond which, riders will not get an official standing in the race but may continue. One of our fears before the start was that we would not ...