Balladins Besancon Confort

9 Rue Leonard de Vinci, Besançon, Franche-Comté, 25000, France | 2 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Besançon

Memories of France #1

A travel blog entry by jamesonthevf201

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... dead person, stood standing together as if on the parade ground. The warm sunshine and green fields surrounding the cemetery gave it a serene feeling. In a strange way it seemed like a nice place to be buried, although I'm pretty sure the servicemen would have liked more control over when and where it was to happen.

The etched maple leaves showed that the overwhelming majority of graves belonged to Canadian forces. A register kept at each site recorded details of ...

A trees difficile jour.

A travel blog entry by jamesonthevf201

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My route took almost 9.5 hours to complete today. I'm not sure it was a particularly long distance, but it sure presented a number of challenges to me.

First, I had to climb out of the Valle de La Loue. This meant following a narrow, winding path through woodland that often had the look and feel of a tropicmoBoainforest. My clothing became quite saturated with moisture, some of which was the result of negotiating little waterfalls that ...

Phase 1 of my VF is now completed.

A travel blog entry by jamesonthevf201

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... quite demanding, with both involving distances well in excess of the stages set out in my guidebook. Yesterday was 35kms and took about ten and a hour hours to complete; admittedly including an enjoyable hour spent on a three-course menu of the day in the pleasant little town of Gy.

Once again, I have quite contrasting accommodation experiences to report. The night after the makeshift bedroom in Champlitte, I arranged to stay at a ...

Anchoring in Besançon

A travel blog entry by jenniferklm

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... balconies, courtyards, etc. Besançon is considered to have one of the most beautiful historic centers of any major town in France, full of beautiful 2-coloured limestone buildings, some dating back to the Middle Ages and others to the Spanish Renaissance. One architectural feature I read about are the external multi-story wooden staircases, usually within courtyards, so I snuck into quite a few to see ...

Gimme Shelter - in Besançon

A travel blog entry by jenniferklm

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Bad weather was in the forecast for a few days so we decided to head directly to Besançon where we could wait it out for a few days. We have followed the Canal du Rhône au Rhine on the Eurovélo 6 route from its beginning (or end) in Mulhouse and will continue on it to its end (or beginning) in St Symphorien. As on our cycling trip last year along the Canal du Garrone and the Canal de Midi, you find yourself wanting to ...

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This 2 star hotel, located on 9 Rue Leonard de Vinci, Besançon, is near La Citadelle.
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