Hotel Les Grands Chenes
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... budget of York Minister! Pretty decrepit in places. A shame really as it will start to be too dangerous to be in soon.
Off we went again. All in all, 55 kms.
A pear and red wine glazed onion tart with goat's cheese
Home made hmaburger (pattie) with bernaise sauce, coleslaw and potato pompoms
Apricots with a pavlova ...
... after cycling through remarkable villages. Tomorrow's short 25-mile ride to Aix-en-Provence and a bus ride into Marseilles brings this tour to and end. I've been away from home for a month and am more than ready to be home. Ever the optimist, I think I can wrap up this blog on Thursday as I travel by high-speed train to the Paris airport and then spend the afternoon at an airport hotel.]
To be continued (a few more times).
... would hold. Was quite relaxing. He suggested we went back to Briare to see if there was a bike shop there so..... back across the Pont Canal we went! The lighest person, Phil an american and perhaps the oldest but the fittest of us all rode the wounded bike.
While Arie frantically biked and rang around, we had a coffee and a pastry (paris brest, yum!) And then Dave and I went into the church, the funeral being over. Pretty impressive and ...
Similar start to the day with a bit of rain but also very windy. I had slept better though.
We had 55kms to cover today! We stayed on the barge to experience two of the fourteen locks the barge is to go through today. These are more modern than the "seven locks" the town is named for.
We hadn't gone far when Dave got a flat. Ari changed the tyre quickly and we were on our way. While we ...
... 7pm. French Onion Soup followed by Pork cooked in honey with a green salad, a cucumber salad and creamy mashed potatoes. Dessert was a plum soaked in rum, custardy tart.
After dinner we took a walk to the seven locks. A distinct lack of any H&S shown again (we have seen this in France). The locks fall several meters and then is no railing or barrier, not even any warning signage! I am glad we did not walk that way in ...