hotelF1 Saint Dizier
Travel Blogs from St-Dizier
... every route on a GPS called Satmap which is great at sorting out problems but is very power hungry. Needs charged for every day used, not easy when camping.
Staying today in church accommodation set aside for pilgrims. Free apart from donation. But a bit basic. Out to a proper restaurant for dinner. Lovely. Now in a bar making one coffee last for all my wifi ...
... its a Sunday in holiday season. Luckily a small supermarket was open and I bought a ready meal. M & S it wasn't. Very sad that after a lifetime of choosing meals to keep the sat fat content low I get my one chance to get the most calories I can and end up with a 350 calorie chilli con carne. Even with a couple of rolls and Nutella to follow I struggle to get 1,000 calories. Still I have spent 60 years stocking up ...
... homeless. Costs more though. See photo.
Feet really quite good these days blister wise. Still get a bit of pain through the night from them but manageable with a wee drug or two on occasion. Of more concern is I seem to have started getting a sharp pain on inside of left knee every now and then. No tenderness felt but is getting more frequent. Possibly not helped by walking on cambered roads so much. Not much I can do about ...
... and a multi thousand calorie meal to charge our weary bodies up for the next day's ride. Our 'wheels of camembert eaten' to 'days spent in France' ratio is very strong!
To be honest it IS a fairly relentless routine, but each day we've been passing through charming little French villages (in particular supporting their Boulangeries), meeting all sorts of people and despite the ...
... news affecting us and our plans. The Arzviller incline plane boat lift on the outskirts of Strasbourg had an accident on 4th July where it started to move with the tank doors open so the boat almost floated out and down to the valley below which is a bit of a drop! Fortunately it was a trip boat that did the trip very often and so the actions of the Skipper saved it, but now the lift is out of action for ...
TripAdvisor Reviews hotelF1 Saint Dizier St-Dizier
Other places to stay in St-Dizier
Route de Bar-Le-Duc, St-Dizier | 3 star hotelfrom $64
31 Mail Roland Garros, St-Dizier | 2 star hotelfrom $52
62 Rue Gambetta, St-Dizier | 3 star hotelfrom $89
15 avenue de Verdun, St-Dizier | Hotelfrom $63
32 Avenue de Verdun, St-Dizier | 2 star hotelfrom $65