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Aug 27, 2010 - Chalabre - Chilling

This was a low key day. The boys completely slept in, and we finally got out of the house at 12:30. A quick visit to the local tourist information centre and the kids had decided that horseback riding and go carting were the options for the day. Yes, there were churches, abbeys and chateaus on hills to be seen, but the kids (and Dad) wanted to do something different. We drove out of town past a lake, but no one was interested in swimming, in spite of the heat. Instead, we headed to the next town, and settled into the back of the only...

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Aug 26, 2010 - Toulouse à Chalabre

After a very luxurious breakfast at the hotel (that was free for the kids!) and a swim, we packed up and maneuvered the car out of the tiny underground garage. Our destination was the Citi d’espace. We had a great visit at this fabulous science / space centre. We watched the Imax film about the Shuttle missions to launch and repair the Hubble telescope. One of the exhibits said that the historic high temperature for Toulouse is 40.3c and today was a pretty hot 39.3c. We also enjoyed a wonderful plate service lunch in the café. Katie and...

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