Hotel L'Oree des Vignes
Travel Blogs from Nuits-Saint-Georges
Today we started our trip at 10.30h. OMG Jim needs a lot of time to get himself ready! Luckily the day started without rain, just a little "muggepis". After about 2 hours we saw the sun and she was shining until 18h. Then we drove for about 2 hours in the rain again. Our trip started slow due to the horrible roads in Belgium! Then we ...
... our money without an arguement and off we went, lesson learned.
Beautiful summer morning. We provisioned up for lunch at Les Halles (indoor market ) in Dole and reconnected with our old friend, the canal.
Just outside Dole, we said a fond au revoir to the Doubs River as it went south and we followed the Canal du Rhone au Rhine west to its end at St-Symphorien where we met up with La Saône River ...
... so we spent the weekend of the 21st in St Jean, watching a lot of World Cup. We met some interesting people over the weekend, and had a nice dinner out for our 39th wedding anniversary on the 21st. Coming back across the bridge into town that night, there was a “music festival” going on in St Jean so we wandered over that way for awhile, shared some wine with some English folks and listened to things like “These Boots Are Made For ...
Three and half mile walk. One cathedral visited. Interesting Vietnamese food consumed over looking river. New basket for bike. New stand for bikes. Three mile bike ride. One lake cycled around. Views admired. One bottle of wine purchased. New basket used to good advantage. Now ...
... a vanilla ice cream. Slice was a bit dry, but ice cream was good. We felt they were a bit light on with the wines - a bottle of Pommard and a red Grèves from Beaune, for the 8 of us.
After lunch, we all felt like a nap rather than more tasting, but Joy was in charge! Back up to Savigny les Beaune to visit Henri Le Villamont. Another posh tasting place, but this one was different because they are "negotiants" as well as growers. They can ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed