Returning via Limousin

After around 3000 miles of fairly trouble free motoring the car had a warning light on and was not running at all well and we were wondering if we would make it back up to the ferry without help.  We also had some of the worst weather we had in France and the temperatures fell.  …

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Pyrénées-Orientales – heading east

From Beaucens we headed east to Prades in the Pyrénées-Orientales and Catalan area of France.  Intentionally we took a very minor road in the end which was very narrow, with very big bends in.  We met a “traffic jam”! From the window of our apartment we could could see one of the larger peaks in …

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Back to the Pyrenees again

Up until last year one of my favourite areas of France was the Alps, however last year we spent four nights at a b&b at Beaucens close to Lourdes in the Haute Pyrenees and my views changed!  Often we go somewhere and say that we hope to go back – last year we said we …

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