Comfort Hotel Macon Sud
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Finally left Pont De Vaux, heading for the Sielle River about 1 hour north. Navigated our first lock together; a little scary as there is quite a large amount of water to exit the lock and it tends to swish the boat around, but we managed. Fortunately for us we had the very experienced Sheila and Alan in their boat there to help and advise us.
Headed north and entered another lock leading us into the Sielle River system. First port of call was La Trachere, ...
... a pink sort and shorts, but we had everything from prosties to pineapples and everything in between.
The chateau has it's own 2 bats, one in the lobby area and the other, which only opens after 9pm, down in the rape dungeon of the building. It really is, the only way in and out is via a tight spiral staircase that goes underground. It's Decked out as a nightclub, with music, lasers, bar, tables and a dance floor. Friday night, P party, was a ...
... quite violently. But we survived and pottered down the rest of the canal at a stately 4 mph.
Invited to Alan and Shiela's boat for drinks and nibbles which turned into getting quite sloshed. An enjoyable way to end the day.
We are taking it easy over the next couple of days and then heading on our first foray down the canals, up the Saone, and onto the Sellie River heading to Louhans. Quite the little adventurers.
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Huge park in Lyon, with lakes, walk tracks, saw at least 5 wedding there, row boats, kids and dogs playing, couples holding hands, very warm, big trees, lots of ducks, more weddings, ice creams, more kids -great park:
Went to art museum, from Picasso's to modern French, usual stuff.
Went to Modern Art Gallery, a bit more interesting, with installations, 100's of sculptures,
... romantic garden" about halfway down that you walk through to get to the other bridge. It is a beautiful day, bright and sunny, about 70 degrees. We walked up into town and then down the main street. There are many shops along the way. Shoe shops seem to predominate in every town. I suppose people do a lot of walking here. And of course, there is the requisite flower stall on almost every corner.
As we walked down ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed