Monthly Archives: June 2014

Lunch and onto Pau

We were travelling along by the Garonne river after Leaving Bordeaux today. We had picked up the makings of a baguette and found a lovely place to stop amongst wineries and hills. Seems like I get baguette photo bombed too … Continue reading

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Umm

Art taking a photo of a garden. Whatever…

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The usual faff

Art and I are similar in many ways. One way is the amount of faff we go through to get ready in the morning.  Here us a pic from this morning’s faff. We left the bikes parked in the street … Continue reading

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Dinner in Bordeaux

As promised, here’s a pic of dinner in Bordeaux. Surprisingly, we both chose the steak. It went well with the wine, which was from a château we had passed during the day’s ride. Both were excellent!  We then headed out … Continue reading

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Bordeaux

We finally made it to Bordeaux.  There was some lovely scenery coming down to bordeaux, lots of vines and the sort. When we arrived we parked where everyone else seems to park (on the curb) and we hope to find … Continue reading

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A beer the size of his head

And it was good. We hid in this pub while this was going on… Then we went for dinner. There was meat and vegetables. Well, potatoes are vegetables aren’t they? It did stop raining and we were able to check … Continue reading

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Antique fair

We were staying in Saumur last night and we happened on the annual antique/vintage bicycle fair. It was right our side our hotel.  Which was good and bad. Good because we got to have a look around this morning. Bad … Continue reading

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And he spewed forth…

Devil’s spawn? This carving was one of many in the amazing Le Mans cathedral.  Crazy but cool. Oh wait, you have a cut? Let me stick my finger in there..

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Dinner

Dinner tonight started in an odd way. No, I don’t mean the bottle of wine, I mean the jar of pickles. Art ate must of them though. Or did he…?

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Big enough for ya?

Arthur decided all his plants should be this size. You would need fewer of them to fill his garden and they would collectively take less maintenence.  Sound reasoning.

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