Le Chateau de Sully
Travel Blogs from Sully
... carefully at the table, almost ceremonially! And the cheese: another course on its own, a platter of different kinds of cheeses, cows' milk, goats' milk and even sheep's milk are served before dessert with the ever present French bread of course!
When our ten days was up, it felt like we had got to know Paris much better, but there is still so much more to see in that wonderful city, it is not surprising that it is the most visited city ...
Today we started our trip at 10.30h. OMG Jim needs a lot of time to get himself ready! Luckily the day started without rain, just a little "muggepis". After about 2 hours we saw the sun and she was shining until 18h. Then we drove for about 2 hours in the rain again. Our trip started slow due to the horrible roads in Belgium! Then we ...
... put John shore where he had to do an acrobatic dismount of ST over the bow to get to the tannoy which didn’t work. We then saw another boat coming the other way just as the lock keeper appeared so we had to wait. It turned out to be a couple of Americans flying a red ensign and not their flag!
When we arrived at Genelard where there were no moorings left with electric but we would be OK. John and ...
... to help us start but he just needed us out of the lock as he had boats from both directions! We put a rope round a bollard to try and pull us out and he said NO (with hindsight we think he thought we were tying up) so we pushed, paddled and punted our way out of the lock to the side bank where John jumped ashore with spikes and hammer to secure us. John then realised the bow thrusters was working OK as they had been on ...
... we stopped in Chagny on Soane and then made a booking for a river cruise the next day.
We headed back towards our place and found the little winery, Domaine Michele Prunier et Fille and met the winemaker Estelle who has the business with her father. Estelle had been to Australia and worked at several wineries we knew including Yerring Station and Bass Phillip Winery in South Gippsland! She was eager to chat & ...
How has this castle rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility