Le Chateau De Clairis

Domaine De Clairis, Savigny Sur Clairis, Burgundy, 89150, France | Hotel

Travel Blogs from Savigny Sur Clairis

It's like being at sea!

A travel blog entry by issywiz


... still in use and of course barges ploughed up (and down) the river with some empty and others heavily laden practically sub mariner boats. There are some pushing tugs (it is basically a massive engine on a small hull with the pushing frame at the front) for pushing enormous "butties" (barges without engines). One coming out of a lock had only inches to spare at either side and it was double in length. When they are connected up they look ...

We could leave at our leisure for a change

A travel blog entry by issywiz


... to let it run freely. Ours had been over tightened by a mechanic last year and we had continuing problems at any canal or river with grass or weeds in it. We learn and share. Their boat was owned by 5 families from Melbourne who all live on the same estate; they have it for a month each during the summer and share all the maintenance and costs between them.

The Seine is as big and wide as the Thames with big houses and lots to muse over ...


A travel blog entry by issywiz


... in France. In 1972 the nuns returned to Paris but entrusted the secret recipe to a Moret confectioner who still makes the sweets today. We were given one to try by the Tourist Information office and it was very nice.

D’Artagnan and 250 musketeers acted as prison governor and warders to Nicolars Fouquetwho was a very rich handsome and popular man who had amassed a fortune and knew how to throw and great and ...

We got given a zapper!!

A travel blog entry by issywiz


Monday 7th July 2014

We woke up to blue skies. We hadn't gone into Nemour yesterday which was a bit of a shame but the weather was not great and the write up on the place did not inspire us to make the effort. This morning John did go into town to find a boulangerie because none of the local shops on the outskirts were not open till later. Monday morning seems to be a weekend extension. The town itself was a very long road ...

Happy Birthday Hattie!

A travel blog entry by issywiz


... we carried on to Nemour so we could plug into electric. It is strange it had rained or been threatening rain all day but as we tied up the sun came out and it was like the heater was turned on. It was that warm some people were swimming in the canal and all the boats were sounding their horns in fun. We joined in with the fun too, (sounding our horn, not swimming as we know what is in there!).

John then measured up to make a new support bar ...


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