Hotel Les Trois Lis
Travel Blogs from Bourg-en-Bresse
Again a chilly morning, and we started cycling along the banks of the Soane river. Very pretty. Farmland with Charilais cattle. Lunch was a picnic on the banks of the Soane. Lovely setting. After lunch we followed the banks of the river for several kms, sometimes quite rough terrain. Crossed the Soane into the Beajolais region and a longish hill climb to our village of Blase. Very average dinner at a local ...
... and stopped at a small village for lunch. Arrived at Chatillon sur Charlarone mid afternoon and wandered around the medieval village full of pretty flowers. Very hot by this time, although the cycling temps were quite reasonable. Dinner was at our lovely hotel which was in part of the old ...
... before a long time before Grenoble.
THEN a spell of “Red Roads” (at least they are red on our map) which was again, exciting driving (you know when you get in a flow and even the hairpins seem to be able to be taken at speed, smoothly, well that was the way it felt)
The pictures say it all, especially the lunchtime stop.
We both agreed that whilst The Lakes are nice, scenery today was better (although not as much water) BUT it didn't rain!
... This has added to their confidence causing me to have to watch my back even more carefully. I am not really concerned though as I control the cellar combination and without me they would end up with the DT's. The three women on board are being extremely vigilant tonight, we have a boat moored deck to deck with ours. On board there are seven lively Fraulines - that's froggy Sheila's - and one rather insignificant looking ...
... It was halal food and the stews were so good. One was lamb with lentils and the other chicken with olives, potatoes and carrots. So nice. I'm glad we found this place because its convenient and great winter food for my wife.
Nothing interesting otherwise except I noticed lots of police and more cameras whilst driving. I never really noticed them before, so I think its likely I probably have a bunch of speeding fines waiting for me...oh well.
Other places to stay in Bourg-en-Bresse
10 avenue de Bad Kreuznach, Bourg-en-Bresse | 1 star hotelfrom $112
6 Rue du Moulin de Brou, Bourg-en-Bresse | 2 star hotelfrom $86
19, place Bernard, Bourg-en-Bresse | 3 star hotelfrom $117
12 rue du Pave d'Amour, Bourg-en-Bresse | 3 star hotelfrom $94
Avenue de Parme, Bourg-en-Bresse | Hotelfrom $54
19 avenue A. Baudin, Bourg-en-Bresse | 3 star hotelfrom $128
132 bd. de Brou, Bourg-en-Bresse | Hotelfrom $126
49-51 bd. de Brou, Bourg-en-Bresse | Hotelfrom $75
10 Rue du 4 Septembre, Bourg-en-Bresse | Hotelfrom $150