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... is the capital of the Burgundy region (as in the wine) and is the home of a number of tasty dishes most notable being beef bourguignon and coq au vin (chicken in red wine). So we were dearly hoping to get the opportunity to taste 1 or both while in the region. It also seemed like a pleasant city from the descriptions we had read.
If first impressions count for anything, I felt it had a really good vibe about it from the first moments in the city. We ...
One day I went to Chateauneuf. This castle was built in the 12th century. That means it's 800 years old. But some of it had to be rebuilt 500 years ago.
This is a castle that knights used to live in.
I went to Chateauneuf with Bosch and Ardern, who are my friends, to do a knights workshop. It was all in French, but they speak French and English so they could translate for me.
First we got into our knight's costume. It was ...
On our way back to Switzerland, we stayed in the capital of Burgundy, the city of Beaune. We rode about 495 kms in total this day, with mostly highway riding.
We went into the city center for a glass of wine and dinner. The centre is quite interesting, with many wine bars and restaurants.
The wine we had was good, but we needed more time to really get an appreciation of the local wines.
We had left Périguex early as we had a long ride of almost 500 km, and were using the main roads. In the Burgundy region, we started to take the secondary roads and we came along the side of the Canal du Centre and stopped to see one of the locks in operation.
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... empty after a set time automatically. The next lock we saw boats go in, 1 waiting in front of us then 2 more behind us. Where did they all appear from? We had only seen 1 other boat all morning. 3 of us got into the next lock and there were 2 more waiting the other side. We thought it was malfunctioning as at 1 stage it had 2 vertical reds as well as the green and flashing amber all at the same time! The VNF man was there already, so he was sorting it ...