From the times of the Papal court up to those of the Kings of France , from Balzac to Brillat- Savarin, Tavel’s rosé wines figure among those considered as France’s best. In 1820, their notoriety could be compared with that of Cornas or Châteauneuf du Pape wines. Tavel is a fine wine, made for gastronomy. This race wasn’t a race at all. It was a personal challenge. Luckily, I got to do it with a group of people whose main focus was finishing together, not ahead of one another. In the end, what mattered wasn’t how quickly we ran through the finish line or what our times were; what mattered was that we finished, that we swam through the chaotic lake water, we biked our way through the steep and challenging uphills (even if some of them were so steep I nearly had to come to a complete standstill), and we ran through the finish with whatever we had left.
Beautiful pictures! I’ve visited India twice, and was able to travel between Bangalore, New Delhi and Agra. I was fascinated by what I saw, but I missed these pretty places. Perhaps I’ll have another opportunity to visit someday. Here I … Read more