Hostellerie Le Canal

Address: 19 rue du Pont Canal, Briare, Loire Valley, Centre, 45250, France | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 19 rue du Pont Canal, Briare, is near International Hunting Museum (Musée International de la Chasse).
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4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

Travel Blogs from Briare

A long hill climb FIVE

A travel blog entry by karen.and.dave on Aug 26, 2015

1 comment, 5 photos

Up and off on time. We road up and down a local road to warm up then we headed straight up to Sancerre, a hilltop, medieval village. It was 3kms up. I took it nice and steady and was able to achieve the climb without stopping or getting off.

What a wonderful spot! Narrow little streets, a wee square with cafes, patisserie surronding it. We sat and had a coffee to let the rest ...

From Barbizon to Montargis, and then to Sancerre

A travel blog entry by lijebaley on Aug 26, 2015

1 comment, 30 photos

... the Loire, with boats in the canal traveling high above the non-navigable Loire. As we left the Briare canal, we entered the Sancerre and Pouilly-Fume wine areas. The two regions share opposite sides of the Loire, and both produce great wines, made with the Sauvignon Blanc grape. Sancerre is a hilltop town. That meant that our ride took us up and up to the top of hill, a hard climb at the end of 60 miles. However we were treated to a tasting of the two ...

Tile Mountain, ceramics, sun FOUR

A travel blog entry by karen.and.dave on Aug 25, 2015

1 comment, 6 photos

... been used. There was a funeral going on so we weren't able to do that but the outside had been beautifully decorated, we thought we would have to be content with that. We headed out of town to see a local chateau at Saint Brisson sur Loire. We knew we would not be able to go inside as Arie had explained that it was owned by the equivalent of the Council and they'd been ripped off by their staff so they decided to shut it down for a few years. Its a shame as it ...


A travel blog entry by karen.and.dave on Aug 24, 2015

1 comment, 5 photos

... Was glad to see the Anna Maria when we got to Briare. This is the place of the famous Pont Canal - a canal up in the air, it spans the Loire via a bridge.

Jilly, the lady who fell last night was checked and hospital and was back with us by morning.

Dinner was real french freshly made pate with bagette, ratatouille with rice, a german sausage and a green salad. Dessert was pear belle ...

Rain, day TWO, we start cycling

A travel blog entry by karen.and.dave on Aug 23, 2015

4 photos

... are docked in is Rogny-les-Sept-Ecluses (the seven locks) referring to the old lock system built in the 1600s that joined the Seine and the Loire. I think the height difference between the two rivers is 30m and the seven locks lifted or lowered boats as required.

The first town we biked to was Chatillon-Coligny. We saw its castle dating back to the 12th century and stopped by a cafe for a coffee. The we set off for ...

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