Chateau des Monthairons
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... to see about a boat cruise on the river. Two rivers go around old Strasbourg, so you can circle it by boat. You must go through 2 locks during the trip, as the rivers are at different heights. The line to get tickets for the cruise was about 45 minutes. We left the line at around noon with tickets for a 3:30PM cruise. We wanted the open air boat instead of the enclosed one, because ...
... on the way through for lunch. We came back at 4pm and still no one was around. We noticed a little note stuck to the door which said in French "open at 730pm". I was pretty frustrated at this, how can you have a hotel with check in time from 4pm in a small town with nothing to do in it and not be back until 730pm!? Dale tried calling the number they had left but they spoke no English at all and hung up on him twice. We resigned ourself to having ...
... it wasn’t the end of the world.
The area that we stayed in was interesting as it was the
site of one of the biggest battles of the 1st World War. There are
lots of memorials and grave sites where the victims of this battle are buried.
One of the stats that I remembered was that during this battle some 600 million
shells were thrown at the allies by the German invaders. Crazy stuff.
... to remember some of it, bless her, and this info coupled with 'Madame' waving furiously at us as we passed by yet again in our rather conspicuous auto, saved the day. When we got WiFi we got all our travel plans back so panic now over! Madame turned out to be a real character providing us straight away with a glass of beer and later treated us to a really splendid home cooked dinner with three other (French) guests, one ...
Saturday 16 AugustThe campsite management at Camping La Paille Haute arrived at 09:30 with a Toyota
4x4, to pull us off our pitch. We now know we must never to enter a pitch nose first when
the ground is soft - but we were not the only ones to be rescued that morning!