Travel Blogs from Le Coteau
... Capitaine had gone home and would not be back until after 9am the next day, but we needed to go before that as we had booked our next lock for 9am. It would mean a free night with electric!! The man told us of a restaurant in the town so we went straight out and had an American style Pizza at the village hotel restaurant. It turned out to have all the different fillings and chips baked on top! We were expecting the chips as a side dish. Never seen ...
Massive blow out. Whoa, 2 huge nights in a row. Friday was a driving day, so we left Paris and cruised on through to the Contiki's own Chateau, Chateau de Cruix. It's nice old building on a hill with awesome views of the Beaujolais wine region.
As if the big night out in Paris wasn't enough, the P party at the chateau was a step up. Amazing how well people got dressed up considering we only found out there was any themed parties that day. I managed ...
... us go. Good. We are in a small village, newly built it seems, called Avrieux http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Avrieux , approx 1150m above sea level. Our accommodation is great, views even better. It's cold out so we are staying in tonight. After a game of 21 in the "public" lounge, we head back to our room for dessert and bed. (Red wine and cheese when the boys hit the hay). We hope you are all well. Saddened to hear about Tommy Hafey. Xx ...
... night and that has had a positive effect on us all. Not rushing!! We've had a lovely big breakfast and now we are plotting our next destination (probably just into Italy) before lunch when we will explore the local and surrounding areas. We spent Sunday afternoon on the road in the local area. We visited the beautiful medieval village of Saint-Jean-Saint-Maurice/Liore. Before the rain fell we climbed the Chateau of St Maurice (ruins) and managed to find ...
... heading to because it was underlined on the map, indicating it a place of some tourist interest. Along the route I noticed a sign for Chateldon and a further sign a couple of hundred yards away indicating a medieval village. We headed for it.
It was drizzling but even through the grey skies I could not fail to be impressed with the beauty of this place when we reached Chateldon. I was expecting ruins, but it was a fully ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking