11:40

Today's ride: social(ish) spin up 40km climb to Col de Tentes. With a couple of refreshment stops grin Great day out smile

18:14

Apperos: bread, cheese, beer, rillettes & brie. Sat in sunshine looking out to a cloudy horizon. Simple things... smile

12:28

Anniversary lunch at one of our favourite spots... with special family guest visiting from Aus. Amazing as always smile

20:47

End of another great day. Bonus: found this glass for my favourite beer in a junk sale yesterday, only 2E. Cheers! grin

21:00

After dinner drinks, messing about with shadows, watching the sunset & just relaxing. Plaza Mayor de Ainsa. Cheers!

21:39

Closest thing to a local we have is still few Km away... but with beers like this who's complaining? Cheers! grin

19:24

Love a bit of roast duck! Nom, nom, nom! tongue

17:21

After some sweaty work in the garden well earned refreshments on the North terrace (more shady this side). Cheers! grin

19:51

Creperie Iguzkian in Hendaye. Nom, nom, nom! Even the crepes seem to taste better here in the Basque region! tongue

21:53

More pintxos & sangria for the girls, beer & steak for me! Luuurve Basque food! PS. this is smallest cut on the menu!

14:45

The old town of San Sebastian isn't big, but still... one needs to take a break & rest once in a while wink Cheers! smile

13:45

Let the festival of pintxos begin! wink Nom, nom, nom! tongue

20:47

Sunset dinner at friends. Curried meat & veg from their garden with refreshing homebrew beer. Yum! Thank you guys! smile

20:55

After-dinner treats: tiramisu & beer! Cheers! Or nom, nom, nom? Or both?! wink

19:40

When in Paris: have Korean food for dinner wink OMG, the most succulent chicken here! Nice beer too. Yum, top marks! tongue

15:39

Supermarket refreshments: Hoegaarden (sorry, no bottles sad) & iced coffee. Will she never learn!? wink #BeerIsCheaper

17:52

... ended (the afternoon - dinner was yet to come!) with this - what a great day! grin (3/3)

10:31

Another great day on the slopes. Making the most of the sun & snow. Thanks to you guys for dragging me around! grin

13:31

Day out in the big city... wink Oooh, they have a proper curry house here. Jalfrezi please! Nom, nom, nom! Cheers! tongue

19:09

Thursday evening moule frite. Nom, nom, nom! tongue

20:22

Getting stuck into 43c worth of Leffe wink On special yesterday. Just finished bargain Grimbergen so perfect timing! grin

20:20

TFI Friday... wink Friend's BD celebration at local golf club. They have proper pints here! View's not bad either! grin

11:17

And they're rolling. Glad I got my Sunday ride in early as it must be beer o'clock! wink Cheers! grin tongue #ParisRoubaix

13:51

70% off Grimbergen? Oh, go on then! grin And no, not out of date - got a year to finish the two cases. Tricky! wink tongue

14:46

Following from my previous update. Yes... well... was there really any choice? wink Cheers! tongue grin

20:37

In a bar drinking beer & watching football. Feels like such a novelty! wink Nice selection of brews here! Cheers! grin

17:22

CX World Champs live from... oh... Luxembourg. Well, Belgium is their heartland so trying to copy that atmosphere wink

16:48

Apres ski in a nice cosy bar. Love Pratiwi's bowl of hot chocolate, but went something more refreshing wink Cheers! grin

08:49

Having discussion about contents of the fridge, so took this photo to share. Other shelves didn't seem important wink

22:50

Have some city slicker friends come to stay. They appear to like a tipple! Just a couple of days worth here! Hic! wink

19:15

I won't try to insult your intelligence with 'decisions, decisions'... of course one has to have both! wink Cheers! grin

16:56

Enjoying this artisanal beer from Brittany courtesy of our good friends up there. Thank you, and cheers! smile

16:08

Affligem xmas beer for under 2€/litre. A delicious bargain! Best get some in - expecting thirsty guests soon! wink

18:13

La Chouffe is fantastic beer & rare to find it on tap. Cheers! grin #CentralParisPricesMadeThisMostExpensivePintEver!

17:00

Post ride essentials smile wink Now to sit in the afternoon sun and enjoy. Cheers! grin

18:57

Autumnal beer in the evening sun. Cheers! smile grin

12:12

Post-recovery, recovery wink Cheers from Saint-Lary-Soulan! grin

17:31

After an epic day on the bike, beer o'clock. And what a bottle: Alpirsbacher Kloster Starkbier. Cheers! grin

13:51

Spanish Sunday lunch. Pratiwi had a big octopus leg that just melted in the mouth. Unbelievable how good that was!

19:54

Family dinner in Quillan. I'm not easily impressed by salad, but... that's not bad! Prefer my choice mind! wink tongue

19:00

Outrageously good dinner tonight. Soooo good & so much too. Had to take a doggy bag which was our lunch the next day!

17:24

Do you suppose it's by chance that a German beer bottle fits perfectly inside this nice German beer mug? I doubt it.

18:59

Evening snack: Beer, baguette, roquefort, rillettes de canard. Yum! While Pratiwi went for coffee & cake. Durh! tongue wink

17:17

Wondered into the nearby village on a sticky hot afternoon. Ice cream reward for some, cool glass of beer for others.

12:25

Lunch date at Payolle. Special day or something wink The confit du canard & gateau basque awesome & very affordable! grin

11:20

This looks interesting. Maybe it's beer with a hint of bacon? wink

19:29

Another back to back tasting test. Duval v St Bernardus Tripel. Verdict: too close to call. More testing required! wink

20:51

All I could find in the fridge... Leffe & Duval. How terrible! wink Cheers! grin

20:08

... some time later... smile Just enjoying the evening sun with a few tunes & amber refreshment. It's a hard life! tongue grin

19:57

Schoolboy error: Out riding & remembering there's only 1 bottle of beer in fridge! Masterful save: It's a 3 Monts! wink