Viella Vacances Bed and Breakfast, Viella, Gers

Chambres d'hôtes & Holidays in the Gers close to Madiran, St Mont and Jazz in Marciac, SW France

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The Great Escape

Posted by holidaysinthegers on December 15, 2008 at 5:03 PM Comments comments (0)

This weekend we had the pleasure of Guy and Veronique staying with us. They used to run the bar in the village, but sold up and moved to Spain in October.  It was pouring with rain when they arrived. It was also pouring with rain when they moved and I think we've had about 4 days of sunshine since. So much for moving to the south of France for the sun !!

I had just dyed my hair when they arrived and  I hadn't seen the result myself so didn't want to take the towel...

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The Auction

Posted by holidaysinthegers on December 12, 2008 at 6:23 PM Comments comments (0)

Well, I finished the translation of the article. It took longer than I thought, but I'm quite pleased with the result.   Now, I just have the rest of the website to do!  If you have a few minutes and fancy a laugh, the website is

Today was the annual trip to the vets. It is a milary operation if you have to leave the house with one or two rather than the three. I ma...

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The first hint of Snow

Posted by holidaysinthegers on December 10, 2008 at 3:38 PM Comments comments (0)

It was really cold this morning

I got to the pig house to find that Clara had pulled vitually a whole bale of hay down from the shelf. Goodness knows how she had done it, she's only knee high!!  Zizzie was standing around looking as confused as ever. He still can't work out what these 7 little things running around and tormenting him are. The piglets themselves seemed quite content though.    I am trying to get them used to being handled, but they are really diffic...

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A new beginning

Posted by holidaysinthegers on December 10, 2008 at 10:48 AM Comments comments (0)

Well, the website is done and published. All I have to do now is site back and wait for clients to come rushing by. Perhaps not. 

What do I need to do to make the site more interesting and more importantly encourage people to come and visit us ? I know, a blog. There is plenty going on here, much of which people wouldn't believe unless they were here to see it for themselves!

So here it is, the start, the story of Viella and Viella Vacances. Welcome to everyone rea...

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