11:56

Another crappy day in confinement wink But jokes aside, know we are super lucky to have this stuff in our 1km radius smile

11:24

Nov 2. Shorts & tee weather for daily walk around our home village. Been like this for a few days now - lovely! smile

20:45

Meat & cheese fest (OK - with a few cursory greens & veggies) at our very generous neighbour's. Nom, nom, nom! tongue

09:38

Today's ride: rolling along a supply branch of the Canal du Midi. And up to a random castle... because... why not? smile

19:58

Pizza in Revel. Nom, nom, nom! tongue

11:53

Look who finally joined me up the Aspin, yay! Crazy weather for end of August but only slightly damp so no probs smile

10:45

Today's ride: Erm... where's the mountains & what's this blue stuff? wink Cruising between beaches on the Medoc coast.

20:18

When friends let you on their boat. Thx! smile Also loving my new combover! Oh wait - that's a shadow isn't it? Doh! wink

10:43

Hike up to Refuge de Larribet. Lots of beautiful crystal clear water. Survived herds of wild animals intact! Phew! wink

11:30

Jolly to Saint Mont for a little degustation du vin today. Lovely area. Thanks to the chauffeur team for driving smile

12:53

Stumbled across Indonesian restaurant in Cahors. Someone's very happy! & yes, 2 peeps/3 dishes (+dessert) does go! wink

20:33

Look for 'fancy' restaurant in Cahors but v. busy Saturday, so end up in a backstreet bar. Prolly more fun anyhow! wink

12:06

Chemin de Halage: aka. a towpath cut into cliffs along the river Lot. Good idea as it makes for a nice shady walk.

12:29

Lunch in Saint-Cirq-Lapopie. Beautiful place & v.toasty today so we chose a super shady spot... & the large beer! wink

12:10

Saint-Cirq-Lapopie perched above river Lot. Very impressed by this beautifully preserved (& clean!) medieval village.

18:45

Oh look... a beach... and we're nowhere near the coast! grin Lovely spot by river Lot, Causses du Quercy National Park.

10:24

Second ride of the day: short cool down with Pratiwi, who also tried #HaySurfing for the first time wink Not bad! grin

13:00

1st meal out since you-know-what (over 3 months!). Love random roadside stops... esp when they turn out great! grin

11:22

Hike Col de Moulata to Hourquette d'Ouscouaou & snowline - ahem - wink Spectacular views. Picnic. Sunny perfection! smile

11:15

Bit of snow this morning... all gone by lunchtime sad But what a beautiful walk it made for before then! smile

11:16

Not been a great season but good to be back on piste. Quiet up there, but found some randoms to share lunch with wink

13:23

Another amazing day for a ride. Jan/Feb this year been rubbish skiing but awesome on the bike! Swings/roundabouts wink

10:14

Another awesome day on the slopes (despite a bit cloudy to start). And look who's joined in - yay! smile

12:11

The local church had some amazing singers performing today, so we stopped by in our 'Sunday Best' wink Spectacular day!

13:38

Two nights in San Sebastian: Eat, sleep, eat, sleep, eat, shop, eat, sleep, eat, sleep, eat. Yes: *two* nights! wink grin

13:20

Impromptu lunch... just because we were passing smile And dish of the day is pork filet mignon... Nom, nom, nom! tongue

17:52

On the shores of Untersee. We were last guests of the season in this campsite & they gifted us the stay! Danke! smile

18:33

Dinner in Rothenburg ob der Tauber. Pork with awesome crackling, apple something dessert & more beer of course. Prost!

12:00

We accidentally find ourselves in Munich, in October. Oops! wink Beer, best pork knuckle ever & other treats. Prost! grin

10:37

Morning tootle on the bike. Austrian valleys, lakes, churches & castles under brilliant blue skies. Beautiful stuff.

13:13

Clouds cleared as we were looking for a lunch spot so: beer & pizza in sunshine! Yes, quite big. Yes, ate the lot! tongue

11:09

Transfer day wink Views between La Villa & Cortina d'Ampezzo. Limited scope though due to overcast conditions sad

18:32

Afternoon snack: hot chocolate, coffee & apple strudel. Not a bad view either from this coffee shop in La Villa.

16:34

Passing a pretty grey Passo Gardena. Spectacular area, can't wait to see it in sunshine - hopefully!

19:14

OMG! Forgotten how much the Italians eat with this 1st/2nd dish thing. Absolutely stuffed! More cycling required! wink

18:51

Pre-dinner drinks by Lake Maggiore. I guess there are worse places to sip beer & watch the sunset... smile

13:33

Lunch at one of our fave spots. Farewell to our visitors, it's been... erm... entertaining! wink See you again soon? smile

14:24

Big dinner planned later so just need a snack for lunch? OK, pop up the mountain & share some charcuterie. Nom! tongue

13:53

Lunch at restaurant Euskalduna. 3 courses inc. steak main + wine & coffee for 14E - incredible bargain! Cheers! smile

12:43

Vini & Pizze in L'Isle-Jourdain: possibly the best pizza in France! Yum! tongue PS. Please excuse the hungry teenager wink

14:07

Arvo ice-cream stop as one desert just wasn't enough for some! Lucky someone else got up early to ride their bike! wink

12:28

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

13:18

Simple picnic on the rocks above Lac d'Artouste. Not a bad spot I guess wink Will spend more time up here next visit!

12:17

The train d'Artouste mountain railway. Bit of a tourist trap, but wonderful views & pretty entertaining all the same.

11:55

Taking a ski lift in summer - what's that all about then!? Always nice views from one of these things though! smile

20:30

Dinner in Ainsa. See we're sat by the specials board & yes that's what we're eating. 15E/person for this. Nom, nom!

18:48

Wondering the old town of Ainsa. Perfect for lazy tourists as it's so tiny! Now, where's the medieval bar? wink

11:39

What a day to see cols with our visitor! Below/in/above clouds. Many cyclists. Cattle & horses. Sunshine happiness smile

11:18

Lac de Gaube, stunning as always... even with a bit of rain at the end.

19:51

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