This huge building was an run down old barn a few years ago. The family reconstructed it into a lovely gite, or inn, for pilgrims. They are great cooks, have a lovely garden for us to sit in, and so hospitable. One great thing the pilgrims do is bring opportunities for restoration of old farmContinue reading “Chicken collection in Massif, France.”
This is a beautiful way to experience France.
In Le Puy is where the most French pilgrims start, so I will meet more people.
Yes, this was our bread for dinner. Tonight I am staying at a gite, or hostel, just for pilgrims. We always have a home cooked dinner of a regional dish and bread. The bread will be the main part of breakfast, too. Usually served with homemade jams, perhaps a yogurt. Tea or coffee, then outContinue reading “Gite in Lauzerete, France.”
A couple owned a little bar, tabac shop and closed at 7 pm, but had a room for a pilgrim upstairs in their home. Judging from the photos and toys, it was once their son’ room. But he married and now the grandson comes to visit. They shared dinner with me and I appreciated theContinue reading “July 26 sketchbook diary in France”