Citotel Hotel Granvelle
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- High-speed internet in room
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Room service
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Reduced mobility rooms
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We arrived in Gray mid afternoon after travelling from Paris via Dijon and Dole. The Le Boat reception was graciously accommodating seeing as we were a tad early. We had a picnic lunch in the nearby park then did a bit of a shop to stock the boat then a lesson in skippering and boat etiquette (with a French lesson or two thrown in). A BBQ dinner prepared by Chef Clancy topped off a seamless travel day (train x2, car, then boat!). Our first day on Le Saône was pleasant even ...
With Geneva just down the road it seemed like a good idea to go and have a look but in hindsight we wish we hadn't. We had already spent quite a bit of time at the other end of Lake Geneva and its beautiful and we should have left it at that. We got stuck in a traffic jam and sat for quite awhile but on the plus side it gave me time to call my son and have a chat so it worked out fine. I snapped a quick shot ...
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 ...
... There are a couple of large families in the group traveling with three generations and other couples and siblings traveling together. We have had a wonderful time getting to know each of them and their stories that make up their lives. It has been a great bonding experience. Also, our tour manager, Richard, and our bus driver, Paul have made the experience fantastic with their knowledge, expertise, and friendliness!
... a cruising boat moored by the house in a tributary of the river Saone. Somehow this enabled me to draw on my limited and quite random lexicon of French nouns to fashion responses that resulted in a pretty decent conversation, of sorts, after all. This continued at the evening meal time , when the two boys happily demonstrated the English they have been learning at school. So, what had first seemed to be an awkward night's stopover turned out to be ...