TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Andalousie Trebes
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... he died in September 1209 at the tender age of 24. Over the years the property has been handed to Kings of France and was set up as a strategic military fortress. By the 18th Century it was totally abandoned and was becoming a ruin with people taking whatever they could ie, stone, marble etc. In 1844 the State appointed architect Eugene Viollet-Le-Duc to oversee restoration work. He undertook a complete study of the fortifications and in 1853 the first part of the restoration ...
... picking out our favourite painting or other item of interest and trying to interpret their meaning. Pleasantly this museum was free to enter and with the art work on display we would have been happy to pay an entrance fee but the museum is run by volunteers for the local art club and they want everyone to be able to enjoy their collection without cost.
Our accommodation tonight is located beside the Medieval City, it was a large apartment with the added bonus of ...
... to us.
We decided to press on at walking pace until off of the motorway and
just as soon as it had started, it stopped. The hotel was
conveniently located half a mile from the old city walls and the
hotel receptionist was very kind in drying our jeans and clothing for
us in the hotel laundry. When we had recovered, we walked up the
road and into the old city. It was very photogenic and worth ...
We awoke to a spectacular day, best yet since being on the canal boat. Clear blue skies and sun. We started the day off pretty leisurely by going into the town of Trebes to have a look around and get some more bread. We had planned to take our time down the canal so we could get close to Homps where we would drop the boat off on Friday morning. When we got to the lock we soon saw there was a bit of a back log and then were told the lock keepers ...
... terminal and phew! We made it.
Raining in Carcassonne and pouring in trebes.
Walk up to the supermarche - in the rain. Found a place for a bite, shopped and back to the boat in the rain.
Decision - a very wise one - to stay in port.
A few wines at a local bar and John cooked us dinner.