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... range of desserts. Too embarrassed to take photos sadly (unfortunately for everyone else – we still have our visual memories). Mitch very generously bought me a box of fruit jellies (late birthday present) – in honour of their specialness they were wrapped by the shop assistant! Can’t wait to try them….merci beaucoup Mitch xx
Afterwards Mitch and I split up - Mitch heading back to our hotel, while I bought a guide from ...
One day I went to Chateauneuf. This castle was built in the 12th century. That means it's 800 years old. But some of it had to be rebuilt 500 years ago.
This is a castle that knights used to live in.
I went to Chateauneuf with Bosch and Ardern, who are my friends, to do a knights workshop. It was all in French, but they speak French and English so they could translate for me.
First we got into our knight's costume. It was ...
On our way back to Switzerland, we stayed in the capital of Burgundy, the city of Beaune. We rode about 495 kms in total this day, with mostly highway riding.
We went into the city center for a glass of wine and dinner. The centre is quite interesting, with many wine bars and restaurants.
The wine we had was good, but we needed more time to really get an appreciation of the local wines.
We had left Périguex early as we had a long ride of almost 500 km, and were using the main roads. In the Burgundy region, we started to take the secondary roads and we came along the side of the Canal du Centre and stopped to see one of the locks in operation.
More information about the canal can be found at this link:
... up once more and cycle back along the Voie de Vigne to Satenay.
From there we embarked on Burgundian Deviatio 3, cycling along the old PML rail bed. The Paris-Lyon-Marseille or Mediterranean Railway was established in 1858 to link those major cities with the Med. It now provides an effortless 9 km cycle on a paved surface to Nolay so far and more is planned. One of the old railway stations remains ...