Les Jardins de Saint-Benoit
Travel Blogs from Saint-Laurent-de-la-Cabrerisse
Monday 20/1Up before sunrise I caught a train towards Barcelona, stopping on a whim in Carcassonne, whose UNESCO-listed medieval castle is almost perfectly preserved and today contains multiple restaurants and touristy shops. With just an hour in the town I was just able to march to the castle, take some pictures and admire its battlements from below before I had to return to the station to catch my next train on. On this part of the journey I stopped in Port ...
Went to bed last night with a pounding migraine and unfortunately woke up with it even worse. Unable to lift my head, Ben was left to amuse himself for the day, enjoying the beach until the clouds rolled in bringing the rain. By late afternoon and most of the day now a write off I dragged myself out of bed and into the passenger seat. Left the coast and headed West, not doing anything exciting except driving to a free campspot in Pezens. Hoping tomorrow is a better day! ...
... we got near as it was at least heated!
First stop was the citadel within the town walls which was equally heavily fortified. There was a good follow the number tour, with English audio guides, of this explaining the history of the area, the origins of the fotification and the restoration work.
Apparently this part of France used to be disputed by Spain and France, so it became an important frontier ...
... eating pizza with Lina. When I got home I did make my vegetable soup, Rowena had given me one stock cube so that had to do. I must say it was deliscious. That's it from me today, what a wonderful weekend I've had in France, met so many new people on Friday night and then it just kept getting more interesting and fun as the weekend went on. Love, love loving France and feeling very blessed ...
Day 7: Today we continued our way down South and we are going to Perpignan. Perpignan is a nice French city not far from the French and Spanish border and we went to a nice market that was full of food, clothes and lots of other goods. After lunch we went to a beach not far away from Perpignan and stayed there for the rest of the day to relax and enjoy the sun. We had a great day in Perpignan and we are excited for ...
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