Travel Blogs from Luxeuil-les-Bains
... We thought we might steer from inside a lot today but the distance between locks didn’t make it worth it so we stayed in full waterproof kit and then the rain stopped anyway so we stayed outside all the way. We met a few other brave souls like us today too, but not too many. When we reached the lock for our tunnel it was closed for lunch and they do not provide anywhere for you to tie up and wait! There were 2 ...
Today is wet and drizzle. We leave to day to go to Fontenay.just had brecky...so un exciting croissants,bread,jams,warm tea. We are so spoilt in NZ.! Showers were Luke warm. Quickest shower I ever had!. But I must admit these old buildings are so beautiful. Sleeping in them gives you a sense of what it was like. On the boat now. Had all our instructions issued. Girls have waddled off to do some shopping. Had to buy some yummy eclairs to eat on the way back ...
This is our hotel room. Small and pokey. All these photos I called " from" is for Plombieres les-Bains.this is where the train took us from Dijon to Plombieres les-Bains. Beautiful old place. Lots of Roman features! Just come back from dinner. Very nice. Lou shouted a bottle of champagne to celebrate the start of our journey!. Weather a bit drizzle. Hope it clears up for our canal ...
... well crossed the whole of France, starting in the southwest and finishing in the northeast.
When we finally arrived in Epinal, our GPS took us to a BBQ Diner but we were able to find our hotel after asking some cowboy clad French people for directions. After a quick dinner with Philippe and Stephanie we called it a night as we were tired from the day's drive and Philippe wanted to take us on a hike in Vosges mountains the next ...
... in the spring and cheaper than further south. The only drawback we can see is they do not speak any English. It had been a pleasant night on the quayside with no facilities, but quiet and free.
We set off with other boats and headed south on the river. It was really beautiful scenery again. We saw some more horse stud farms but this was cattle country with big herds of mainly brown and white, some with horns (we do not know our breeds of ...
Other places to stay in Luxeuil-les-Bains
19, Avenue Labienus, Luxeuil-les-Bains | 2 star hotelfrom $63
2 avenue Jean Moulin, Luxeuil-les-Bains | 3 star hotelfrom $82
18 rue Georges Moulimard , Luxeuil-les-Bains | 3 star hotelfrom $84
16 Rue des Thermes, Luxeuil-les-Bains | 3 star hotelfrom $72