La Villa Eugene
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... of cellars right under their facility in town. In the reception there they have the largest wine barrel in the world which was built over 7 years in the 1880's and they pulled it by ox and horse into Paris for the world expo in 1889. It holds 200,000 bottles of wine.
We found an awesome food store, with my highlight being the most impressive looking snails I have seen, so Oli and I had snails for breakfast 2 days in a row. What a ...
... quite like duck so was much enjoyed. The cheese trolley was a delight to behold. How to choose......not a hope, with all the names in french, so went with the waiters recommendation.
Before dinner we'd tried to take photos of the Chateau with little success, as the flash just focussed on the "thick" air. Tried again on our way back with the same result.
We had an early train to get to Reims, it was a pretty standard travel day. Got to the train station in Paris only to discover out next train left from a different station so we had to catch the metro. Metros and backpacks are always fun at least this one was so packed. We go into Reims about four our air BnB host kindly picked us up from the train station, it was good as I did not fancy the 30 min ...
... Belgium and almost left Luxembourg by this time, so at Emma's request we stopped at the next supermarket in hope that there would be a roast chook for her (us) to feast on! We were in luck and after a quick top up of other stock we were back on the road, me with a chicken sandwich to eat on the road too.... Easier than trying to peck at the roast chicken, although Em did feed me a bit of it too!We kept pushing on and by about half 3 we had arrived in Epernay, right in the heart ...
... We got to try out their really basic Brut, the Imperial. I'm not a fan of champagne, but this was definitely good. Looking back, I almost wish I bought a bottle. But then, I'd have to get it back to the US in one piece and I had already bought two bottles back on Monday at O'Chateau. I'll just have to temporarily live with the memory and the picture of the bottle of the wine we tasted.