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... and our legs and knees felt like petrified tree stumps by the time we reached town. Before Courmayer was the very charming village of Dolonne, which was a treat with its stone streets
Still it felt great to be in a real town after several days of remote wilderness. We had a private room at the hotel and a pizza and wine dinner at a nearby restaurant. We could finally check email and go to an ...
... with only about 3 hours driving..lol Farewell France..again. I can't say I will miss the scenery since leaving 'Chambury'. Majority of the drive had been long roads starting with vast areas of vineyards followed by vast areas of farm land with few dotted villages. I would like to say I'll be back again one day and not just for the arriving in and out of Calais. We have seen a lot of France but there is still so much we have missed and a return to Paris is top of my ...
... and then there was the Montbeliarde Eye Fillet done in the oven OMG so tasty & tender!! A small desert of his prunes then CHEESE two huge pieces. A walk after up the hill to take a look at his replacement cows with their bells ringing, their temperament was incredible and I thought my Welsh Black Cows were quiet.
Reluctantly we said farewell and strolled back to the car, viewing the different Chalets as we went. Arriving at the car as the rain ...
... are killing stock..... After lunch is finished we have visitors hiking and a friend of Marc's that's in the mountains for the day mushrooming, there is intense conversation about mushroom recipes and I gather also about the best spots for getting the mushrooms, I suspect its bit like guys talking about fishing spots at home - its out there but not quite exactly telling where!!! We feel reluctant to leave this beautiful place and head back down to the farm the Melanie's ...
... Savioe Region is truly beautiful - home of the Rebluchon cheese and the Montbeliate cow.
I feel alive, I feel alive I sang as pedaling along, the villages had running water that was portable so we could fill our bottles and drink to our hearts content – oh I love this part of France. There are loads of cycle routes all of varying difficulties mainly red or black – meaning fit or athletic!! We had a mixture of the ...
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