20:59

Still great food, but atmosphere in a fave tapas bar much subdued due to health regs. Hope it's back to normal soon!

19:30

Fabulous Thai @ Sabai Sabai in Argeles Plage. No entree, but ordered 3 mains & devoured the lot! Highly recommended.

20:38

Morning: 103km ride. Arvo: hours cutting hedges & grass. Finish 10 mins before sunset. Well deserved beer & nibbles!

12:27

Lunch at Hotel Bellevue, Cambo-les-Bains. Fantastic food, especially the main & ridiculous value - 3 courses for 16E!

12:17

Lunch above clearing clouds @ Refuge Orisson. Great steak & Gateau Basque - of course - nom! tongue Fantastic experience!

19:41

Tapas, beer & sangria... watching the world go by in St-Jean-Pied-de-Port. Went down a treat after earlier exertions!

20:31

Another day cycling, sports viewing, yardwork, nerd work/play, enjoying beer & tunes comes to an end. #FeelingBlessed

07:45

When dad starts conversation about beer so need shot of current selection. The odd one out is strictly for guests! wink

17:04

Temporary shelving setup in the garage for training. Strangely motivational... hmmmmmmm... wink

11:28

Great day on the snow with the ladies. Raquettes with a picnic stop. Absolutely beautiful parcours at the Couraduque!

14:38

Spin on t'bike then simple new year's lunch: noodle soup and a beer. Yum! tongue Needn't always go OTT on special days smile

12:28

Beer o'clock so must also be time to say... Merry Xmas everyone! wink Whatever you're doing... have a great day! smile

17:17

Appero time by the fireside wink Cheers! grin

20:44

Dinner @ the Gouaillardeu again. Pratiwi ordered Couilles de Mouton. Erm... OK, but think I'll stick to steak! Yum tongue

19:07

Drinks & dinner in the Gouaillardeu, Arette. Nom, nom, nom! tongue This is Part 1, can you tell what's coming next? wink

13:07

Lunch @ Lac de Payolle. Beautiful day, beautiful setting, wonderful food/drink. Entertaining company. Good times! grin

19:58

Pizza in Revel. Nom, nom, nom! tongue

19:09

Apperos in Revel's main square. Impressive here but sadly no market during our visit. Doh! Lucky there's beer! wink grin

12:19

Post yard-work refreshment. One of the best beers in the world? Gotta say the tripel is growing on me grin Cheers! smile

10:08

Another rock/gravel delivery. 'Only' 13t but few big ones in there so workout time! Beer bottle for scale, honest! grin

18:54

End of another hard day. No really. There's a big of dirt in the shadows I moved 'earlier'. Honest! wink Cheers! grin

19:52

At the dinner table tonight... are we in France or Belgium? Or does it even matter? wink Cheers! grin

21:33

Few quiet drinks before dinner? wink Cheers! grin

20:33

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

12:29

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

14:41

Post ride lunch: filet mignon, roasties & one of my favourite beers. Feels like it's my birthday! grin Nom, nom, nom tongue

19:35

When you're invited to socially distant aperos. Cheers! smile Thanks to the generous hosts - nice to get out a little smile

18:56

1st ride in months earns last (sob!) German beer from our Autumn trip. Cheers! Now about that Franco/German border wink

18:38

Sunset beers after a hard day of, erm, going to supermarket (first time in 3 weeks!) & and taking a short stroll! wink

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

12:40

When a buddy from Aus drops by for 48 hours. Not that I want to encourage anyone else... but bloody good time! wink grin

18:08

Pratiwi likes this shape bottle to root cuttings in. Says she wants me to empty more. Who am I to argue? wink #BeerJoke

12:14

Random lunch with friends in the local village. Nom, nom, nom! tongue tongue

14:58

What. A. Day! 4 hour ride should just about make room for dinner. Happy holidays everyone! smile

13:38

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

17:59

See what happens when you say, "pretty please" wink Perfect conditions for an arvo ride. And post ride refreshments! grin

15:39

Last day of 'summer' (in October!)? Tourmalet loop this morning. Beer by (friend's) pool this arvo! Perfect thx guys!

13:43

Am guessing some of you will be keen to drop by & chat about our recent trip? Especially the German leg? wink Prost! grin

20:17

Pre-birthday - which became actual birthday grin - celebrations with friends. Happy birthday Claudia! Always fun! smile

12:30

Willkommen in Deutschland. Prost!

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

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

19:58

Post ride rehydration/refueling in the village. Nom, nom, nom! tongue

12:54

When visitors ask to ride the Tourmalet. Erm, OK, if we must! wink Social time, so beers at the top. Cheers! grin

12:19

Summer lunch at L'Etape du Berger... one of our local ski station restaurants for those not familiar. Lovely day smile

12:27

Fete Pastoral: beautiful setting slightly tainted by bad organisation. Thanks to jolly friends made it through! wink grin

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