La Fontaine du Vercors
Travel Blogs from Saint-Thomas-en-Royans
1. All European highways have tolls. Lots of them, and some are very expensive (20 to 30 euros). 2. When American teenage girls do not have access to electronics during the day, they read. Teal is on her third novel and Adia has almost finished her second summer reading book. None of them were short books, but we are doing quite a bit of driving and have not yet turned on a ...
... I surfaced and heard everyone cheering, some people throwing off all their clothes. We treaded water and screwed around for a while, and then my shivering muscles called it quits. I slowly crawled out of the water and found our stuff, throwing on my sweaty shirt and hugging my knees waiting for the rest to come out.
"Ah come on New York, I thought you were so much tougher than that!"
"You were so much hotter before!"
"I guess traveling alone ...
... was sensational. Started with a salad and then fish in a creamy French onion sauce, the sauce was incredible and I would have loved more of it. The dessert was an apple puff pastry with vanilla bean ice cream, wow! The red wine was good too. Anyway, it was a long day travelling today and we are very tired so it's time to sleep and rest up for an early start. We will be in Paris tomorrow, can't ...
Although I cannot see it yet, I understand that Tom has posted the details of our ride today. Not sure if he mentioned it, but my new saddle was a challenge. Dave helped me make the third adjustment, which helped, but I spent a good portion of the last 20 km standing.
We have just finished a very nice dinner at the hotel at which Tom announced ...
... was frankly expecting to have a not too exciting or interesting day on the bike since this was a route we've done before and we were mostly just getting from Lyon to the edge of the Chartreuse Mountains and close to the real deal in the Alps. But except for a handful of locations, like the turn at Panossas where the group stopped two years ago for a major mid-morning wardrobe change (we made a much quicker stop today at the same place for ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility