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Sep 17, 2014 - Stage 18 - Leòn to Rabanal 72k 17 September 2014
Stage 18 - Leòn to Rabanal 72k 17 September 2014 Dinner - Leôn Macaroni & cheese Paella Grilled vegetables Steak & patatas Caramel flan Chocolate cake Ice cream 1 bottle of wine Sangria (Ian treat) Time to go a la carte! Price 10e pp Breakfast Coffee Croissant The weather 11 to 15 (drizzly rain) The ride - Honchos with ponchos The rain stopped just as we left Leòn so we took the opportunity to get a good 25k done before we stopped at Hospital de Orbigo 29k. At this point the rain gets a bit heavier and so do the semis. Out comes the rain...Jump to full entry
Jul 2, 2004 - Spain...France...Spain/France....AHHH!
We are visiting Paola (the Columbian living in France) who lives sometimes in France, sometimes in Spain in the Basque region. The area is very intersting, yet a bit mind-boggling with there being a Basque culture, a French culture, and Spanish culture as well as three seperate languages that you encounter going back and forth between the countries. Basque people are very proud and have a very distinct architecture, looking to me a bit like a version of tudor, but more colorful. There is amazingly distict difference just driving the 1k...Jump to full entry