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... traffic was light but there were quite a lot of lorries.
The section of road to Millau 'only' climbs to almost 900m but this is high enough in these conditions.
We opted to pay the 11.40e to go over the Millau Viaduct, rather than take the steep windy road down into the valley and back up. It is always thrilling to cross the bridge. ...
Today is Sunday and we began our day with a sleep in after our late night on Saturday. It was a very relaxing morning and just before lunch we decided to jump in the car and drive north to Collognes la Rouge abut 130km away. However, before we go it was time for brunch, our first stop was the bakery in our town which is well known in the area for its excellent quality. We were all wanting a croissant but unfortuntley because we ...
... guessed from the title of this entry Rocamadour is well known for its pilgrimage and has been a christian holy site since the 10th century, however, there is evidence that the area was used for worship as far back as the stone age due to cave paintings found in the rock caves around the town. Pilgrimage to the town started in 1156 after the well preserved remains of St Armadour were found. It is believed that St Armadour was married to St Veronica and ...
... from the 13th century, these ruins again provided another excellent vantage point of looking over the village.
We then visited the Church. The church is dedicated St Cyr and his mother St Juliette both of whom were martyred in about the year 304 when St Cyr was aged only three years old. Inside the church, although simply fitted out, was adorned with many sculptures of Saints including St Anthony which held a special meaning for Nathan, as it was ...
... many pilgrims each year. Pilgrims apparently used to climb the 216 steps on their knees and there are many stories of miracle healings having occurred. Saw the Black Virgin statue there. Came away feeling very much at peace.