Hotel Le Caboulot
Travel Blogs from Vaumeilh
- You still see hitchhikers in France and Europe generally. I'd say it is now rare in Australia and largely due to a few highly publicised murders!!
- The cost of labour in Australia compared to rural France, I think leads to inefficient use of labour. I've noticed with road workers, there are many watching and few working. Today I saw ...
... now I had to take a photo of the guy having his coffee (and smoke) next to the gas pump....but then realised it was charging in Francs...it was simply a decoration...phew My indomitable navigator then had a course set for Valensoles. A helpful shop assistant had told us to visit and see the fields of blue lavender and normal stuff too. Was amazing, but hard to photograph. There were fields and fields full ...
I am afraid it is 10:20pm and we have just returned from a marvellous dinner in Sault, so this will be very short. We had a fabulous day today--smooth roads, fantastic scenery and a not too difficult climb. I am going to post the pictures and try to complete today ...
... a bit confused about way-finding in own, I took Dave and Linda into a street market. We walked our bikes past all kinds of stalls, from food to mattresses(!). Cherries are in season here, and Dave stopped to picked up a generous handful from one of the vendors. We shared a few before moving on, and they were excellent--very sweet.
The three of us rode a route two years ago when we were in this area that did NOT pass through Gorges de la Méouges, ...
... see what it was like, and if it wasn't any good we should come back to Moustiers. After about 10 minutes if driving the gorge road, we must have travelled about 500 metres, it became obvious that we would not want to travel back along this road. It was like something from the film The Italian Job, with precarious drops to the side, bad enough if we were in a little mini, a lot worse in a 6 berth mobile home. We got to the next town, and it was ...
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed