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Published: September 17th 2021
We entered the Dordogne department today and noticed a change in the terrain to longer - but usually not steeper - ascents and descents. Lots of forested hillsides. We visited the charming town of Brantome. Its old centre is on an island in a curve of the river Dronne.
But the big news is that we finally got our pass sanitaire
. It turned out that waiting patiently like a good Canuck was not the right tactic. The impatient Gallic tactic of submitting exactly the same information
a second time led to us getting the passes in about 10 minutes.
So now we feel like full-fledged tourists and will be hanging out in cafes half the day, and poking into every museum the rest of the time, as well as having huge lunches & dinners in bistrots. Oh, right, we've got to spend 4 hours+ a day cycling...
Tot: 0.06s; Tpl: 0.014s; cc: 12; qc: 46; dbt: 0.0163s; 1; m:saturn w:www (22.214.171.124); sld: 1;
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