Chateau De Rigny
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... at the “black Madonna” which was so covered by dirt that people thought she was supposed to be that color until they started restoring items in the church and realized she wasn’t.
From there I went to the Museum of Fine Arts which I think was partially closed though there were no signs. I couldn’t figure it out myself and the receptionist didn’t speak English very well so I let it go. In part because what I ...
... Saturday, I woke up to a beautiful sunny day and spent the morning walking around the ville. (See pics -- be sure to click on "comment")
It's now raining, but the weather report for tomorrow, and the start of the bike ride, sunshine with temperatures in the mid 60s. Perfect for riding through the rolling hills, farm lands, and lovely French countryside.
We caught the TGV from Paris (Gare de Lyon) to Dijon, about a 1.5 hr journey, then the regional train to Dole where our taxi met us to take us the last half hour to Gray. Smooth travelling and the kids did really well considering all the changes and travel time! Highly recommend packing kids activities and books which you can pull out at any point to calm the grumbles and steady the (adult) nerves! Once we reached Gray we were ready to sail! So ...
... are a bit earlier. The river is very quiet, as we motor towards the souterrain (tunnel) of Savoyeux, and enjoy the boys along the banks, try and identify windflowers, note the herons, and Gerda spots a 'marten de peche' (kingfisher) which she is very excited about. I have a go at steering , and heading through a lock, which I manage OK. the river is quite wide, which makes it easy to steer, but I have some trouble approaching a floodgate, ...
... him about our experience in the lock when he told us about a boat coming out of a lock after him and another boat when the gates started to close on it scraping both sides and the VNF don't want to know. We don’t stand a chance!
We cast off at 10.20 but so did everyone else! We had to wait for the lock and it was 1 hour before we were through. A 3rd boat followed us in making us very nervous as there was not much room for manoeuvre, ...