Hotel des Cymaises

7 rue du Renaudot, Semur-en-Auxois, Burgundy, 21140 , France | Hotel

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Ten days is not enough - pour moi!

A travel blog entry by westcrofter


... level! We were also advised by Sylvie on which bus to use to get to where we were going, the advantages being, not only can you use the same ticket system as the underground, but you can see the city as the bus sweeps along past the most beautiful buildings, parks, fountains, statues, gardens, and monuments. One can just sense the deep pride the city has in itself, ugliness is not allowed! Beauty is important and encouraged, flowerboxes ...

A special ecluse & another Plus Beaux village

A travel blog entry by themaggiej


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When we emerged from the market with our cheese, terrine, tomatoes, crackers and cherries it was just starting to rain, so we had our picnic beside the river under the shelter of some plane trees. Not so lucky staying dry while making our way back through the hills with steady rain accompanying us back to our Ecluse 79. Not a pig was to be seen on our return trip when we passed 'Camp Couchon', they had all taken shelter in their humpies - smart pigs!


Chocolat et anise

A travel blog entry by themaggiej


... the village. It is the home of Les Anis de Flavigny, the aniseed candy balls that have been made to the same recipe since 1591.

It all started with the Roman adventurer Flavinius who gave Flavigny its name and its first anise seeds and it is thought to have been the monks in the abbey founded in 718 that first developed the recipe. Today 250 tons of the 'bien bon bonbon' is produced every year in the town by the ...

From canal to castle, barge to bastide

A travel blog entry by themaggiej


... our second floor room. They must have seen there was not much energy left in these old legs!

Chateauneuf-en-Auxois is one of France’s Plus Beaux (most beautiful) Villages. As of 2013 there are 161 villages in France rated as a Plus Beaux Village. The ratings are awarded by the Plus Beaux Villages de France association. The basic requirements to be considered by the association are: population under 2000, at ...

Time warp hotel to town in the hill

A travel blog entry by whereisredtoday


... writing in the very English garden looking out over the hills. Later on Willow had fun chatting with our neighbours on our balcony, three lovely Canadians who were cycling. In the end they had to go and find supper. They liked the look of the hotel next door and were rewarded with the best meal they had had all trip. It was delicious and beautifully ...


This hotel is located on 7 rue du Renaudot, Semur-en-Auxois.
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