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We were on the road before 08:30 again this morning - it was a little chilly but it wasn't long before we were climbing out of the Loue valley so that warmed us up. The ride towards Besancon was along a fairly ordinary French 'D' road with moderate levels of traffic until we were a few miles away when we left the beaten track for my devious quiet approach to the busy town. This route worked pretty well bringing us in alongside the river Doubs but there ...
... and also one that was most heavily armed. It was also blissfully cool in there - not surprising since the walls were a good 6-7 feet thick. There was a lower chamber, dug down into the ground, which had had smaller cannons on the outer edges, and a large central stone pillar with vaulting holding up the ceiling. There was a middle chamber, slightly offset from the lower, also with side areas for cannon and a much higher ceiling, also supported with stone pillar and ...
... of a problem since it is hard to keep up with banking and emails and work things, plus it is such a great source of info for questions like “why is my diesel engine smoking too much?”
Even the smallest little French village generally has a church, and they still use the church bells to send the time messages out into the surroundings. Different churches/villages seem to have different plans but most all of them at least sound 7 ...
... a lot more of them as they will really brighten up the fieldscape that has turned quite sandy-brown of late.
I'll close for now as I have to start planning today's route. I would like to aim for 25kms but it will all depend on what time I finally shift myself and, more importantly , where a bed can be found. The VF and the Camino to Santiago are not that dissimilar when thinking about securing a bed for the night. ...
... 10:30 am. We drove through the beautiful landscape of the Voges and "la route des grands Crue" where you find hundreds of vineyards. Lots of chateaus and gorgeous old villages along these roads. We felt like stopping and staying around this area to visit but we have appointments with our friends, so we'll just have to come back here without the caravan and a small tent than we would be here in 5 driving. At 5:30 pm we arrived at the house of Hubert and ...
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