Chateau de Pizay
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Finally the rain has stopped!
We left a very waterlogged site and headed towards Lyon and "Camping des Barolles", thankfully the rain stopped on the way here and so far has not returned in any force!
The campsite is situated about 7km from the city centre, its not a place we would recommend for a long period as its got more of a carpark feel to it rather than ...
... locals play boules, enjoying murals (watch out, Chemainus), encountering even more Roman ruins that the Tourism Board seems to have forgotten about, and hanging outside the City Hall square (Hotel de Ville) where Thomas spied a cart giving out free lemonade (providing much glee and a burst of energy for the trip back to the apartment), the day was a great mix of seeing both tourist sites and ...
... aromas, easy pace, - just great.
Still no joy with the boxes -have now sent off 6 documents to the agent to clear them from customs - very difficult, if they don't like a question the resort to French or -'it's not poss-cee-ible' -
Amanda here in 4 days time, have sussed out a route to take us up to Louhas on the Selle river, via the Soane.
Fuelled up are ready to have a go.
... week in silence, which is something they offer that appealed to me very much. Most Taize volunteers spend a week in silence sooner or later, but when I left I still had not. So mid-July, I went back; I went into the silence.
Returning to Taize left me disoriented to begin with. All at once I was back, back home in a sense, back with people I knew, with dear friends I had lived with, back with the songs of prayer that my heart had not so long ago rung with, back with ...
... ainsi qu'une écharpe Lyon pour aller avec. Le jeu était étonnant avec un but 90e minute pour gagner le match pour Lyon. C'était génial et je n'aurais jamais changer ça pour rien au monde. J'ai vérifié sur une liste de seau chose pour moi à aller à un match de football en Europe. C'était aussi vraiment génial d'aller passer du temps avec la famille d'accueil et d'aller à un endroit où toute la famille se sont amusés.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Free parking