Travel Blogs from Chalon-sur-Saone, France

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Not bad plonk!, Chalon-sur-Saone, France travel blog

Not bad plonk!

A travel blog entry by sarahandstutour

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Booked a site off the A6 en route to the south of france - again we are the youngest by about 20 years and Lauren is practically embryonic!The site is opp. some sort of manufacturing base but hey the pool is across the river and the wine is great in this ...

Day 7 - First water log, Chalon-sur-Saône, France travel blog

Day 7 - First water log

A travel blog entry by ruth-bill

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Day 7 – Arrive a Chalon sur Saone We braved yet another train and managed make it to our destination in Chalon, where we caught our bateau (boat). We walked the mile from the train station to the wharf (quai) where the boat was docked and waiting. ...

Day 8 There are no whines in the heart of Burgundy, Chalon-sur-Saône/Beaune, France travel blog

Day 8 There are no whines in the heart of Burgundy

A travel blog entry by ruth-bill

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... the other from Ontario, Canada.  Overall, this was a very relaxing day. We had a lovely afternoon cruising down the Saone, seeing lots of swans, some cygnets, and the lock, shown in the accompanying picture. The pictures are a bit limited ...

Les Vignes, our base for winetasting, Chalon sur Saone, France, France travel blog

Les Vignes, our base for winetasting

A travel blog entry by will_share

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... you stick to that, it has gentle gradients and traverses countryside & vineyards. . There was a market day nearby at Chalon sur Saone on Sunday and we enjoyed the experience of another European market with fresh produce, on a grand scale.  We ...

First night on the boat, Chalon-sur-Saone, France travel blog

First night on the boat

A travel blog entry by sarah314

Our boat has docked after our first night on the river. I did not feel the boat move at all while I was sleeping. I tried to feel it as I was falling asleep but I think I was imagining it. The food on the ships is very good. I will need to walk a lot ...

St Marcel, Saint Marcel, France travel blog

St Marcel

A travel blog entry by carotravelpod

Visite du ...

LA BELLE FRANCAIS, Champagne-Ardenne, France travel blog

LA BELLE FRANCAIS

A travel blog entry by dee4diesel

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... ;s hit list, he’d wanted to try real French Beaujolais and there were plenty of vineyards offering tastings. We’d joined France Passion for €28, it is a club that offers any self-sufficient motor homers a spot to camp overnight free of ...

CruisingTournus to Chalon-sur-Saone, Chalon-sur-Saone, France travel blog

CruisingTournus to Chalon-sur-Saone

A travel blog entry by traveltragic

Cruising River ...

Decisions, decisions, decisions, Chalon-sur-Saône, France travel blog

Decisions, decisions, decisions

A travel blog entry by issywiz

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... who follows you. It would have meant we could go to Dijon and also have seen more of the French canals before we leave France. 2.       On the Canal du Centre, Canal du Nivernais etc would be approx 500km with 200 hundred ...

-2 and snow? Seriously?, Chalon-sur-Saone, France travel blog

-2 and snow? Seriously?

A travel blog entry by thermalsailors

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... a chance of snow. with strong winds making windchill down to -6.or so weatherunderground said. The local forcast in the Marina here in Chalon sur Saone says it is only down to 6c. I hope its right. But Red is surprisingly warm. After a few days of cool ...

Heading south to the sun, Chalon-sur-Saone, France travel blog

Heading south to the sun

A travel blog entry by anneandsteve

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... - and had lunch ( 3 hamburgers and frites, 1 soup, 3 beers and 1 red wine for €27) we set off again for Chalon-sur-Sarone. After pottering around on our way through the countryside at 4.00 pm having covered about 250ks we realised we would not reach ...

St Gengoux and Taize, Chalon-sur-Saone, France travel blog

St Gengoux and Taize

A travel blog entry by rosabranca

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... and the local differences.  The buildings change from area to area and when we reach Burgundy the houses become those of 'Village France' -  a coffee table book we peruse to cheer ourselves up in the grey Irish winter. I learn that there are 5 ...

The scary motorway and beautiful return journey, Chalon-sur-Saône, France travel blog

The scary motorway and beautiful return journey

A travel blog entry by issywiz

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... the return journey doing a couple of short toll motorways (€2.20 and €2.30) before leaving the motorway at Villefranche-sur-Saone which must have the longest High Street in the world!! We then headed up into the wine regions of Beaujolais and ...

Chalon and Cluny, Chalon-sur-Saone , France travel blog

Chalon and Cluny

A travel blog entry by carolynefox

... town by bus yesterday afternoon, there was a large statue of this man, Nicephore Niepce, the most important man from Chalon. He invented photography. So I remembered the Daguerrotype...from Daguerre, as the first photographer...NOT so...it was Msr N, who ...

chaon, Chalon-sur-Saone, France travel blog

chaon

A travel blog entry by slo-paris

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zivjo, evo spet se oglasam na blog, vceraj smo sli cez prelaz st. bernardin, v svico, potem smo pa kampirali ob jezeru malo pred ženevo. uglavnem mamo se cca 380km, tko da bomo vrjetno v nedeljo ze v parizu :) vse skupaj do sedaj smo naredili 1288km ...

first post, Chalon-sur-Saone, France travel blog

first post

A travel blog entry by pierre-emmanuel

this the first post ..1st ...

Hotel à Chalon, Chalon-sur-Saone, France travel blog

Hotel à Chalon

A travel blog entry by carotravelpod

Estadia en ...

Roadtripping through France!, Chalon-sur-Saône, France travel blog

Roadtripping through France!

A travel blog entry by cfamilytravels

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... pasta to cook for dinner with a bottle of homemade tomato sauce and a pesto. It was delicious. We continued our journey to Chalon-Sur-Saone, where we had booked a guesthouse through airbnb for a 2 night stay. It was dark when we arrived, and it didn't ...

A Day in Chalon sur Saone, Chalon-sur-Saone, France travel blog

A Day in Chalon sur Saone

A travel blog entry by kimandjulie

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A brisk walk to the local Boulangerie commences a casual and relaxed day in a lovely town. About the size if Toowoomba the main old town area is a shopping Mecca for the girls. Housed in 15th century buildings the ambience is calm and relaxed. Vac & ...

Heading homeward, Chalon-sur-Saone, France travel blog

Heading homeward

A travel blog entry by tom.a.marshall

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... get on promotional signage here of all the red spectrum colours fading and the result looking washed out and rather ordinary. I lobbed into Chalon mid afternoon and found the Saint Regis Hotel in the middle of town where it would be a good base to hoof ...

Surprise visit, Chalon-sur-Saône, France travel blog

Surprise visit

A travel blog entry by issywiz

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... you cannot miss us as we have 4 loads of washing out to dry!! We met them last year at Dole, they live in France and have a lovely boat called Chatelaine.  They are very helpful and willing to share their knowledge and both interesting people.  ...

Volleyball, Chalon-sur-Saone, France travel blog

Volleyball

A travel blog entry by daycia

So, I started volleyball the other day, I am going to be playing with girls my age and older, I guess. It looks like we are going to have a very small team, just about 8-9. For the first month or so we are just going to do conditioning. Luckily my coach ...

A day in Chalon sur Saone and the laundry, Chalon-sur-Saone, France travel blog

A day in Chalon sur Saone and the laundry

A travel blog entry by spiderwebbs

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... off. We resorted to bacon and eggs on board and when the fog lifted we set out up the river. We headed directly for Chalon sur Saone, quite a large town where we hoped we could do some basic things like a load of washing. The Meaghers were also keen to ...

Movies, Chalon-sur-Saône, France travel blog

Movies

A travel blog entry by daycia

On Tuesday my class went on a school field trip to the movies. We went to "Some Like It Hot" staring Marilyn Monroe. I found it strange that we went with my French class but the film was in English with French subtitles. The movie theater was basically ...

Laatste vaardag Canal du Centre, Chalon-sur-Saone, France travel blog

Laatste vaardag Canal du Centre

A travel blog entry by labellerosselle

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... muur van een afgeschafte sluis tegen. Op het sluishuisje staan de oude en de nieuwe telling van de sluizen broederlijk naast elkaar. Wanneer we Chalon-sur-Saône naderen, na een sluizentrap van 11 sluizen, zien we de oude arm van het kanaal die de stad in ...

Trip to Cruise Starting Point, Chalon-sur-Saone, France travel blog

Trip to Cruise Starting Point

A travel blog entry by carolynefox

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Great day! We left Paris this morning for the drive to Chalon to join the ship/boat in Chalon.  38 of the 200 cruise passengers had opted for the 3 day pre-cruise Paris excursion, it was a party bus. We stopped at Dijon, capital of Burgundy, and a ...

La fin du Canal du Centre en amoureux, Chalon-sur-Saone, France travel blog

La fin du Canal du Centre en amoureux

A travel blog entry by janon

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Pas de texte ici, que des photos. Un petit bout de croisière tranquille et le passage en douceur du Canal du Centre à la Saône, jusqu'à Chalon-sur-Saône où nous accueillerons Fred et Deanna le jour de notre ...

Day at the Museums, Chalon-sur-Saône, France travel blog

Day at the Museums

A travel blog entry by daycia

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... who invented the photograph, Nicéphore Niépce, was born in Charlon-sur-Sâone, so of course there is photography musuem. There were some cool old cameras and old pictures. We also got to walk around Chalon a little so I took some ...

Les Illuminations, Chalon-sur-Saone, France travel blog

Les Illuminations

A travel blog entry by daycia

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This weekend we went into the city to go to the little holiday festival thing they have every year. I guess that it has really gone down hill, my host parents said that there used to be many more people but now there isn't anything. Apparently they ...

Back in Chalon, Chalon-sur-Saone, France travel blog

Back in Chalon

A travel blog entry by daycia

I came back today and didn't go to school instead I slept almost the whole ...

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