Travel Blogs from Châlons-en-Champagne
... Romans, Spanish and surprisingly the Russians, who obviously got lost? During WW1 it was occupied and looted by the Germans and 80% of the city was destroyed. Our 2nd Div saw major action near S-Q in 1918 when it captured a German stronghold. A Sergeant in the 21st Battalion won a VC during that action. Rebuilding of the city after WW1 was very slow and adversely affected its progress. Currently S-Q appears a little rundown ...
... a market. And it was selling some decent stuff for a change. Us kids bought some loom bands. We had lunch at a cafe. We saw this lady who worked there with no bra on so her shirt looked quite weird and she was on a break sitting at a table showing her male friends all the underwear and **** she had just bought. One of the guys was even taking photos of the things! The staff at the cafe were all really grumpy but the food was good. There was also ...
... consider 8.30am late, but not here!
We had booked a tour of 'GC Mumm', one of the prestige champagne makers in the area, for 11am. We headed off into Reims in search of the place... we parked near to where we were the previously, in a metered parking space, and were excited to see that the parking was only €4 for 5 hours! This was great considering the money we had spent on parking in Nice. We walked from the car to ...
... desperate so paid the $253. Now to find some accommodation, we eventually found one the premiere classe. OMG similar to our formula 1 hotels. When we opened the door it stunk and the bathroom smelt like urine. Oh we'll it was that or no thing. Had tea next door at the hippopotamus grill. Almost as bad as the hotel amazed at dogs being allowed into ...
... on as there is 25 miles to do tomorrow with nothing on the way.
Had planned to stay in a sort of youth hostel again. Arrived at 1 planning a quick shower, laundry and leisurely sightseeing but hostel shut till 3. Tourist office shut until 1.30. Had an ice cream. Always helps. Tourist office opened and found me a ...
Other places to stay in Châlons-en-Champagne
Zac du Mont Hery - Avenue du General Sarrail, Châlons-en-Champagne | Hotelfrom $78
D977 Route de Suippes, Châlons-en-Champagne | 2 star hotelfrom $88
Rue Michel Menard 5, Châlons-en-Champagne | Hotelfrom $53
8-10 place Ziegler, Châlons-en-Champagne | Hotelfrom $79
19, place Monseigneur Tissier, Châlons-en-Champagne | Hotelfrom $142
24, place de la RÃ©publique, Châlons-en-Champagne | Hotelfrom $129
18, Place de la Republique, Châlons-en-Champagne | 2 star hotelfrom $104
46, rue Pasteur, Châlons-en-Champagne | Hotelfrom $93
1 Boulevard Hyppolyte Faure, Châlons-en-Champagne | Hotelfrom $79