Hotel Les Magnolias
Travel Blogs from Meursault
... office to do a self guided walking tour of the town centre. It took me down some really beautiful streets (no photo’s sorry – I didn’t have a camera), and various ornate churches and buildings. Quick stop at the patisserie to collect another pain aux raisin, before catching the tram back to our accommodation. Special treat of seeing some sunflowers in a field on the way – my favourite J
Excited by news from Mitch regarding a ...
... and a belt. My tunic was sort of a pinky colour.
The first activity was a treasure hunt. When we went on the treasure hunt we went into the garden. The garden had stairs down to the juggling and the sword fighting but we did not go down the stairs. We went ito the castle and saw the guns and the well where they got the water from. Last of wall we went down the stairs. When we went down the stairs we went to the Juggling.
At the ...
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:
... to be a restaurant. There's an imperceptible slight uphill grade as we discover whizzing down on our return trip to Satenay a few days later. It's a not-to-missed ride with views up and down into vineyards, fields and a few villages tucked into the creases of the hills.
And Nolay is not-to-be-missed either. We exited the cycle path and coasted down one of the main streets into the central square ...