La Fontaine du Vercors
Travel Blogs from Saint-Thomas-en-Royans
... stops at villages along the way-- First Castellane, where there is a church perched high up on a mountain overlooking the village. Apparently the village used to be up where the church is. The second stop was in a very picturesque town called Sisteron.... Lovely flowers everywhere, the towers still standing from a medieval town-wall and various interesting old ...
... a diversion to Lyon and the two Nikon resellers there were both closed on Mondays!! We will try again in Reims tomorrow. Thanks to Suzanne at Nikon Australia Today's driving was even more hazardous than the previous day with more than 3 hours of the driving in the rain....and v heavy rain. Meant we had to sit on 100-110 kmph most of the day and not the normal 130-140kmph. We arrived in Noyers, the lovely ...
... br> After a shower and bite of lunch ( with a glass of red, Sue on the Duval Roy bubbly) we watched the closing stages of today's TdF stage.
Then we were off to see the Bastille, high above Grenoble. You get up there by cable car.
The Bastille is a massive stone fortress built in the 19th century to guard the city of Grenoble and has a commanding view of the 3 valleys that come together at Grenoble. Today it is ...
... with people scouring through stacks of clothes heavily reduced. Sue got in for her chop!!
Ultimately dinner was at a nearby restaurant called Les Archers, I did the Trip Advisor check of top rating places nearby and the 2 we selected were not bloody ordinary. makes you wonder about the validity of some of those reviews. Anyway Les Archers was a poor choice, sorry folks but this joint is ...
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 ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility