Life in a nutshell, 'cos it's better if you're nuts!

A collection of random thoughts, adventures, happenings and general goings on in the Gardner Family.
Grenoble

Grenoble

We left [[Vallon Point d'Arc]] at about 10am after a very leisurely start to the day. Kas ducked out of running as it was a "moving" day and we hadn't packed the night before. We made one final run down to the bakery to buy fresh pastries and then had a quick...

Avignon

Avignon

Sur le Pont d’Avignon, l’on y danse, l’on y danse. Sur le Pont d’Avignon, l’on y danse tous en rond.

Canoeing

Canoeing

Open the photo gallery >> After a relaxing day the day before, we decided it would be a good day to go and do something a bit more active. Before we got around to doing that, we had a team breakfast. Kas was too tired for a run so didn't bother going, so we sat...

Salavas

Salavas

Open the photo gallery >> The day started off (for me) rather slowly, as a result of having had too many beers too quickly the night before. Kas went out to Intermarche in [[Vallon Pont d'Arc]] to get some provisions and came back wishing she'd taken someone...

Painful

Painful

When we set off, we'd been thinking we might toy with the idea of going to do a parkrun at [[Toulouse]], but once we arrived in [[Luz Saint Sauveur]] it became apparent we could forget that idea. The apartment block wanted to do a formal check on the morning of our...

Circular

Circular

Open the photo gallery >> After yesterday's less than complete walk, I suggested today that we have a go at somewhere which, on the face of it, seemed relatively relaxed and not strenuous. I thought we might have a go at the [[Cirque de Gavarnie]], on the basis...

Vertical

Vertical

Open the photo gallery >> Today was planned to be one of my "key" days for the holiday - one where I'd planned to do a fairly significant walk with a good course of geocaches. Not sure it worked out that way - it was closer to being another famous near-death...