Hotel Henry II Beaune Centre
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... French and their much better English!
Talking about food: French bread is so delicious and such a part of each meal. It is such a part of life! We were told by Carole that she could not and would not buy the baguette for our evening meal at 4:30pm but went out at 7:30pm to get "fresh" bread! And the French salad is a course on its own, it is simply fresh lettuce leaves which are dressed with a vinaigrette and tossed deferentially, ...
... euro for 2 persons staying the night, 3-meals-dinner and breakfast!). Plus the boss was so kind to clear his garage to put our motorcycles inside, safe and dry! Tomorrow we will start our trip at 8h hoping to reach Montpellier by the evening! (As I have no internet at this moment, the blog will be updated hopefully tomorrow!) Sweat ...
... our money without an arguement and off we went, lesson learned.
Beautiful summer morning. We provisioned up for lunch at Les Halles (indoor market ) in Dole and reconnected with our old friend, the canal.
Just outside Dole, we said a fond au revoir to the Doubs River as it went south and we followed the Canal du Rhone au Rhine west to its end at St-Symphorien where we met up with La Sa˘ne River ...
... system. You pick up a remote control at the start lock and pushing a button on the remote about 200 yards in front of the lock starts the mechanism working. When the gates open you motor in, maneuver yourself next to a blue rod, raise the rod, and the lock finishes its work. That means we aren’t limited by lock opening hours or lock keepers wanting lunch!
The canal is very rural and for a good long section there isn’t much in ...
... the restaurant is so quaint and the food and wine were excellent. It was one of the best dining experiences I've had for a long time.
It was nearly a perfect day until I got caught by a speed camera. I always look out for them but this time, I somehow missed it. Partly because the area I was going through was under construction so the speed limit was much lower than normal. It flashed and I didn't even smile. I was doing more ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services