Le Domaine de Tremont
Travel Blogs from Tournus
... for Fatima. After probably our best breakfast so far, it was time to take on the day. For our only full day in the city we decided to take a self-guided tour through the vineyards. We found a nice map of the vineyards and set out on our way.
The vineyards were beautiful. They stretched all throughout the countryside of Beaune. As we walked through the hills we ...
... it cool to see.
We began our explorations in the garden since the Palace didn't open until 9am (so we thought). The Versailles Garden is magnificent. Tons of land covered in trees, fountains, sculptures, and meticulously manicured bushes. It was cool to see a few of the locals going for their morning jog in the lush garden. After walking down the main path, we decided to ...
So on October 30 - we visited several wineries - tasted various c******nay types - visited a family owned winery a purchase a few bottles of pouilly fuisse - my favorite - had a great dinner at the B and B
October 31 - visited Cluny and the Abbey - the revolutionaries in 1790 destroyed the most beautiful abbey -- we seen this a lot throughout France - we then went to a 1600 chateau - beautiful visit.
... It was an impressive buildings that had been added to over the centuries and was a real hotch potch of styles. That afternoon, Mal wasn't feeling the best so I went solo. We went for a lovely country drive through Burgundy with green hills, vineyards, villages and the odd small chateau here and there. The destination was Chateau ...
... to enter the room through the garage, but the room was typically French with patio doors.
We opened the doors to find the swimming pool was virtually outside. We like this place quite alot and will be staying here on the way back home.
The only downside to the place is there is no kettle for making my constant supply of coffee, not really an issue for us as I carry a Bluet stove and kettle in one of my saddle bags.
I just had to brew ...
Other places to stay in Tournus
5-6 Place de L'Abbaye, Tournus | Hotelfrom $207
2-4 av Gambetta, Tournus | Hotelfrom $190
Rue Georges Mazoyer, Tournus | Hotelfrom $96
18 avenue du 23 Janvier, Tournus | Hotelfrom $60
9 rue Jean JaurÃ¨s, Tournus | Hotelfrom $87
Place du Champ de Mars, Tournus | Hotelfrom $101
21 Avenue Gambetta, Tournus | Hotelfrom $95
Avenue du Clos Mouron, Tournus | Hotelfrom $65
1 rue Pasteur, Tournus | Hotelfrom $60
9 Avenue Gambetta, Tournus | Hotelfrom $75