Hotel Restaurant la Cardinale
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Travelers Tip #14: When staying in a French apartment in a building from the 1800's that you found on AirBnb, do NOT let your parents see the super creepy, Medieval-like stone stairwell that leads to your front door. And FYI, learned that wind is a thing in Provence. All year long it happens, and can last for a minute, or a week. So, I did 4 days in Antibes(French Riviera) right when I got in, and now I'm in Avignon (west Provence) for another 4 until heading to ...
... allowed us to sample as much as our hearts desired! Everything from 100% dark chocolate to little white chocolate beads to chocolate filled with alcohol!
Once we all had our fill, we headed to the Scook Cooking School at Maison Pic in the town of Valence. This school is owned by the only women 3 Star Michelin Chef, Anne Sophie Pic, and we all got to "cook" a little, try some wine and cheese ...
... city. It is important to know less than 4,000 people live here, and that number is decreasing every year. Yikes! The walk was wonderful though! What tiny goregous streets... and we saw great views from the Viviers Cathedral built in the 11th century! (And it is officially a Cathedral because it still houses a Bishop! If no sitting Bishop, then just a plain-Jane Church).
We jumped back on the boat for an ...
... what we did, Peter read about four books in front of the fire while it drizzled outside and we simply caught up with emails, and paying bills, and doing the washing and all the things that eventually need doing.
We were in an area that had once been part of the Roman Empire and some of their constructions are still standing! The traffic still enters the city of Autun under the arches! We loved exploring old towns in the area, Nolay, Vezelay, ...
Today we had a tour to Boucieu-le-Roi which is a small and old French town of about 300 people, high in the hills. It was about 30 minutes' drive from Tournon where our ship docked overnight. The journey to the village was very winding and, in places very narrow and hilly. It was best not to look out of the window of the huge bus to see just how close we came to the steep drop below. There were also cyclists on the road too so occasionally we got stuck behind them and then had to ...