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Travel Blogs from Saint-Alban-sur-Limagnole
Hello family and friends (old and new). Many of you have inquired as to where I have been. Sorry for the delay in updating my blogs. As cousin Beverly can attest; this blogging stuff is pretty time consuming, and there is just way too much to see and do in Paris (and now Copenhagen and Germany!) to spend time on the computer. First, you will notice …
Today's walk was magnificent up in rocky remote hills with vistas that went on forever. It brought out the Scottish in both of us - ancient stone walls, small trees and shrubs, wind, little relief from the elements etc. and cows but few sheep. We came across a hamlet with a cafe that had the biggest berry tart we had ever seen - 2.5 feet in diameter. Good expresso too. Joanne was smiling. No one else came in for 30 minutes but their loss. We shared an apple tart that had ...
... I am a changed woman. It was an outstanding country meal and the ambience was perfect. The man in the red pack was there too. The scenery for most of the walk was similar to the Scottish highlands. Rolling hills, ancient stone fences, beautiful big skies and nobody around. At times we could not see anybody as far as we could see. The solitude was ...
... and highest col of the day, Col des Tribes, very pleasant...until it started raining lightly. It almost seemed like the flies were taking the afternoon off to let the rain have its shot at us. So it was another very quick photo opportunity at the sign.
Thankfully the rain stopped not long after we started the descent, and once again the sun came out and it started turning into a nice day for good. The four of us rolled fast down to the turn onto ...
... to see if anyone had had enough col climbing.
I am afraid the pictures are limited today--my camera batteries are on their death bed, and finding AA batteries in France is more difficult than I thought. Jill has found some for me so there will be no excuses tomorrow.
We climbed three cols today. The first was the most challenging with a lot of it at 7% ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed