Hotel de la Cognette
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel de la Cognette Issoudun
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... Latin Quarter, past Notre Dame, the Opera House, the Louvre and the Arc de Triomphe. We then headed on to Versailles after dropping off those not doing it at the Arc de Triomphe. Julien showed us around the castle of Versailles which was absolutely beautiful!! We went through room by room including the Hall of Mirrors with natural mirrors (the lakes) outside and unnatural mirrors inside. ...
... us that by the road, we were 2km from our destination. But, being that it was boiling hot outside, we decided to take the trail which was supposed to be 3km. We ran into two local women on the trail who told us to take it to the very end then turn right. We walked nearly 4km, and when we hadn’t yet reached the end of the trail, we checked the GPS and saw that we had missed the correct trail by 2km. When we backtracked, we found that the correct ...
... to buy supplies, lots of things to see, and lots of options for lodgings,
but there’s also the solid fact that you have to walk through a lot of not
pretty scenery. Suburbs and factories are not nearly as pretty as countryside
and villages. Today we spent a large amount of time passing by factories and a
large military camp. My companions joked with me by pointing to the ugly
factories asking if they were Romanesque or Gothic in origin. Ah, ...
... was just like their mothers used to make. Then came the cheese course, and our hostess really knew a lot about cheese. All five of the cheeses were considered local delicacies, made from goat’s milk. The dessert was massive! There was a sponge cake, drenched in rum which sat in the middle of what tasted like vanilla pudding, and was topped with whipped cream and strawberries. It was seriously delicious, and I could feel my cheeks getting warm from the ...
... that they don’t eat well. I am really starting to enjoy French butter…mmm. The couple of the house were very welcoming, and I appreciated being invited to eat with them.
After breakfast, we began the walk to Issoudun, which sounds like a place hobbits march through on the road to Mordor. It was 10km from Villeneauve-sur-Cher to the closest town, Charost, where we were happily surprised to find a café open on Pentecost. We sipped some tea ...