Travel Blogs from Vittel
Well this is where we ended up after legging it from Saint Nicolas the terrible town! We park up in the local Carpark in town as the Aire was predictably full at 9pm. We get our heads down and put the TV on and watch Terminator 2 with sub titles like you do! We are still laughing at ourselves and the great escape! We leave in the morning very early to go to another Aire so we can enjoy our last full day in ...
... we got a big shower and the rest of the day the sun and rain took their turn. We arrived at 5:10 pm at Bellerive-sue-Allier which actually is just over the bridge from Vichy. Hubert just arrived to welcome us. We got settled, organized and our stuff out of the caravan, which we parked in front of the house. As Mylene wasn't there but in Algeria to manage their funpark for a month and a half, Hubert had to do everything and invited friends for a dinner in the ...
... 10:30 am. We drove through the beautiful landscape of the Voges and "la route des grands Crue" where you find hundreds of vineyards. Lots of chateaus and gorgeous old villages along these roads. We felt like stopping and staying around this area to visit but we have appointments with our friends, so we'll just have to come back here without the caravan and a small tent than we would be here in 5 driving. At 5:30 pm we arrived at the house of Hubert and ...
... well crossed the whole of France, starting in the southwest and finishing in the northeast.
When we finally arrived in Epinal, our GPS took us to a BBQ Diner but we were able to find our hotel after asking some cowboy clad French people for directions. After a quick dinner with Philippe and Stephanie we called it a night as we were tired from the day's drive and Philippe wanted to take us on a hike in Vosges mountains the next ...
... history of this town. Some were everyday shots, some high days and holidays right up to the present plus what is envisaged for the future. We had no Wi-Fi or phone signal here so could not do any blogs and also the laptop battery seems to run out quickly these days. We watched part of a DVD (until the battery ran out and too much of a hassle to get the generator out) so second instalment another ...
Other places to stay in Vittel
1 Lieu dit L'Oree du Bois, Vittel | 3 star hotelfrom $101
162 rue de Charmey, Vittel | 3 star hotelfrom $94
125, Avenue de Chatillon, Vittel | 2 star hotelfrom $67
70 Avenue Georges Clemenceau, Vittel | Hotelfrom $95
Route des Lacs, Vittel | Hotelfrom $76
80 Ave Bouloumie, Vittel | Hotelfrom $53
158 Avenue Bouloumie, Vittel | 4 star hotelfrom $114