Niaux, France

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Niaux Travel Blogs (5)
Grotty Grotte, Niaux, France travel blog

Grotty Grotte

A travel blog entry by 2totango

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The set up for working at Las Laous is a 2 day on, 1 day off system.  This works great because it means that we have a full day to go and do things and we aren’t really restricted for time.  Also, the fact that Justin and Emily have lent ...

The Pyrenees, not Paris, Niaux, France travel blog

The Pyrenees, not Paris

A travel blog entry by shaunandkaren


When you speak to people who have travelled to France, I guarantee that most of them will say they have been to Paris, and Paris only. So when we decided to visit France for the first time, we were off to the Pyrenees, not Paris. Why the Pyrenees, why ...

Day 43: Étang d

Day 43: Étang d'Izourt - Siguer

A travel blog entry by trek-for-rodney


Normally I awake with a startle when the alarm goes off at 6AM, but I was awake before then, freezing! My summer sleeping bag is filled with down and was working brilliantly, but my face, the part that the sleeping bag misses out, was icy cold. The food ...

Day 44: Siguer - Refuge les Clarans, Refuge Les Clarans, France travel blog

Day 44: Siguer - Refuge les Clarans

A travel blog entry by trek-for-rodney


The 1200m ascent out of the village was supposed to take 3h15 but we did it in 2h30 at a steady rate without stopping. We had completed it by 10:30 so the sun hadn't got its hold on us yet. Obviously we are at our most fittest first thing, and my feet ...