Travel Blogs from Dôle
... river which allowed us to see the tunnel from both sides.
Shortly after that, we left the départment of the Doubs and entered the Jura. We often see a few cattle on the riverbanks, mostly the big, cream-coloured Charlolais, wading through the water and drinking. It always looks to me like an Old Masters painting.
We had a picnic lunch just outside the tiny village of Osselle. We just made it ...
... looking to make an arrest for vagrancy, but thankfully the real purpose was much more benign.
Well, it's past midnight now in my delightful airbnb lodgings and I'm going to have a good sleep to make up for last night. It's also a rest day for me, so I'll do a few touristic things, along with some Phase II planning. I also intend to post a few unnecessary things home. Rest day? I'm not so sure !!
... usually means we spend more later on for additional café and pastries. And if we aren't biking we are doing a lot of walking!
I found this article from The Guardian that I think does a good job of describing the delights of the Besançon.
Unfortunately the Musee des Beaux Arts, known as the Little Louvre, ...
... about how these amazing engineering feats were accomplished and why. A canal becomes like a companion when you are cycling beside it for days on end.
This canal was built between 1784 and 1834 in order to connect the Saône River, a tributary of the Rhone River to the Rhine River via the Doubs river valley, providing a navigable commercial route between the North Sea and the Mediterranean. It is 236 km ...
... br> We arrived back at Spring Tide 11.30, so a total of 12 hours from leaving home. We plugged in things that needed charging and then John had a power nap. Isi tried but as she had also had a snooze on the plane so was not too tired and wanted to try to last till the night time.
We then travelled for 1 hour back to Choisey where it is a nice quiet free mooring, it is not far but there are shops albeit up a steep ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed