Hotel Belle Epoque
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Today we set off from Reims and headed south to Beaune in our hire car, which would take 4 hours as we set the GPS to avoid tolls. Unfortunately so did every truck driver who happened to be in our way on route to Beaune. So, a 4 hour anticipated travel time had now increased to 4.5 hours.
Before heading off we visited FNAC, which is the JB Hi …
Our only full day in Beaune (bone), so plenty to do.
First port of call, the patisserie for brekky, then a coffee creme. We now know the French are hopeless at coffee, but the creme is as close as we will get to a decent cup, so.....when in France!
As with a lot of French towns, the old city is surrounded by walls, or fortresses, which were …
... building itself is a work of art, and the treasures housed inside are priceless. The world's most famous impressionists are shown here and we were lucky to see a temporary exhibition of Van Gogh, so many of the pictures are familiar, but when one sees the originals there is a special life in them.
Having whetted our appetite for Monet, we went to see his masterpieces at L'Orangerie where he painted eight enormous pictures of the famous ...
... for gaz and then finally we started eating kilometers in France! The 'route nationale' are perfect roads for motorcycles! Hills, turns to the left, turns to the right, faster, slower, ... everything you need to enjoy a motorcycle trip! Due to the rain and the cold weather we stopped for the night in a small hotel in ...
... river which allowed us to see the tunnel from both sides.
Shortly after that, we left the départment of the Doubs and entered the Jura. We often see a few cattle on the riverbanks, mostly the big, cream-coloured Charlolais, wading through the water and drinking. It always looks to me like an Old Masters painting.
We had a picnic lunch just outside the tiny village of Osselle. We just made it ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Belle Epoque Beaune
100 metres from the walled old town, this hotel was perfect for our stay.
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