Ibis Styles Angouleme Nord
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
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As Dana and I now both have Fridays off, we decided to go to
Cognac to see what it was all about. Again, it is just further down the
Charente river, about an hour from Rochefort. As the name of the city tells
you, there are many cognac distilleries there. We had planned on going for a
tour in one of the distilleries, but since it was during the off season, some
distilleries were closed to all public and some you had to make a reservation
to have a tour, ...
... drying sunflowers. Arrived at Angouleme, small town but excellent new campsite. Camped next to some more Aussies, Matt and Jane from Perth, who had been travelling Europe on and off for several years, initially in a Motorhome, now in a caravan. Much chatting over few red ...
... and 'champagne', the name 'cognac' is an Appellation d'origine contrôlée, (AOC) and the brandy's production methods must meet certain legal requirements.
The vineyards of the two most common grapes used, Folle Blanche and Ugni Blanc (locally known as Saint-Emilion), blanket the hillsides surrounding the town of Cognac. These grapes are used to create a white wine, which is then ...
We had a wonderful last night with Sandy & Roger and they spoilt us with a Raclette, where you pick what you would like and cook it yourself - great fun, and washed down with real French Champers, thank goodness we keep clicking up the km's on the bikes otherwise I would be as fat as a house by ...
... us to Mansle where we had a wonderful lunch in a beautiful garden setting. We then carried on through St Groux, Bayers, Aunac, Mountonneau, Mouton and Licheres where there was a 12th century church that caught my eye. The Sunflowers are all bowing their heads and turning black but its still a sight to be seen - paddocks & paddocks of them everywhere you look. We had to have a beer stop on the way back - well ...