Hotel La Reserve
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- Free High-Speed Internet
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- Pets allowed
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... over the 15 days that we had our little threesome. Claire also had a radio. French pop music leans heavily on '70's and '80's sounds with English lyrics. Some we recognized, many caused us to ask where in hell they found this stuff. There were two songs that stood out, however. One we heard only once on the trip and the other we heard over and over again. The "one hitter" was all about timing. While trying to feed the voracious toll meter on our way to Chamonix, we were rear-ended ...
... likely that we weren't going where we thought we were. Was it possible the "chateau" was the massive one we had been tracking atop the distant hilltop? An hour and twenty minutes later we had our answer. Indeed, we had ridden to what is considered the most significant, imposing castle (okay, "chateau") in Alsace, a 2500' elevation gain from the valley floor. Eighty minutes up, 8 minutes down. And perhaps an hour in-between to explore the grounds. That night in Colmar there was epic ...
Today we passed through pretty villages and followed the Rhine river on our 72 mile journey to Eguisheim in the Alsace. We walked around the pretty town that we had stayed in five years ago during their wine festival. We enjoyed lunch at the la Ferme de la pape. Mervyn ate Norwegian salad (salmon and white ...
... Joan had a wonderful Alsatian rose and Tye had a couple of full-bodied German ales, before dinner. Dinner was insanely awesome! Brats, bacon, sausage, sauerkraut and. potato, bacon, cream and cheese casserole that brought me right back to my Wisconsin hot dish roots! The finishing crown of the day was coming upon a traditional dance with musical accompaniment performed in the main square. Life doesn't get much better! (Joan, ...
... Altarpiece. Another beautiful painting was the Virgin in a Rose Garden by Schongauer. The colors of both artworks were gorgeous. Of all the places we visited, I would enjoy living in Colmar.
That evening we enjoyed a farewell dinner on the Mani. We had a wonderful trip and hope to sail with Viking again. We arrived in Basel, Switzerland after dinner. Our flight left the next morning at 7:00 a.m. It was a short night and a long flight!