La Cigogne Gourmande
Travel Blogs from St-Dizier
... The trip included two locks to raise and lower the boat to the different river levels.
We did try to buy a football shirt for Montpelier but after the helpful Tourist Info lady gave us directions (in English) we got to the shop and asked the assistant who immediately responded in good English with the tale that the team had done well over the previous 2 seasons but had been rubbish this year so they didn't ...
... Sure, they don't dash here there and everywhere and cling to your bumper like the Italians, and they don't try to ram you off of the road like the French, but they do have some strange habits. The main one, is that they randomly speed up and slow down for no reason. One minute they are hurtling past you at 160kph, then a few minutes later you will pass the same car dawdling along at 60kph. Have they not heard of cruise control in Switzerland?! After ...
... something was going on and wanted the gossip) We thought about telling him we are Al's parent but would have been unable to keep a straight face for any length of time.
Anyway there were several UK registrations on the way to our pitch as well as lots of CHILDREN (a separate species which we haven't seen for 5 weeks!)
The pitch allotted to us was relatively small in comparison to the acres we've had in most places, what a come down, ...
... of some 16,000 people then continued on to Freudenstradt which is a bigger town of 23,000. There were many people out enjoying the beautiful sunshine and we had lunch watching children, and a few adults, cooling off in the dancing water in the main square which incidentally is the largest market square in Germany. The Lutheran church behind the fountains is quite unique having two naves and during the 19th century men would sit in one nave and women the ...
Stopped by at this city because we couldn't find anywhere to stay that was conveniently situated in between Switzerland and Cologne, hence we decided to stay in another country. The accommodation here was pretty bad, there were only bedding for 4, no wifi & the pillows were more like flat pieces of cotton. Anyways, the city ...
Other places to stay in St-Dizier
Route de Bar-Le-Duc, St-Dizier | 3 star hotelfrom $64
Avenue Raoul Laurent / D3, St-Dizier | 2 star hotelfrom $52
62 Rue Gambetta, St-Dizier | 3 star hotelfrom $89
15 avenue de Verdun, St-Dizier | Hotelfrom $63
Route de Bar le Duc, St-Dizier | Hotelfrom $32
32 Avenue de Verdun, St-Dizier | 2 star hotelfrom $65