Le Domaine de Tremont
Travel Blogs from Tournus
... euro for 2 persons staying the night, 3-meals-dinner and breakfast!). Plus the boss was so kind to clear his garage to put our motorcycles inside, safe and dry! Tomorrow we will start our trip at 8h hoping to reach Montpellier by the evening! (As I have no internet at this moment, the blog will be updated hopefully tomorrow!) Sweat ...
... all to be consumed -goats, rabbits from small to giant, different birds, all sorts -
Departed Lauhans and headed back to Pont de Vaux over the next couple of days. Spent 2 nights in Pont de Vaux, refuelled and stocked up then headed for Lyon -3 days cruising south.
Met our first really big lock and handled it superbly. Stopped for the night at Macon and woke there to the sounds of the markets right next door to our mooring. Headed to Lyon -Frances 3rd ...
... crossed the skies. John made a kind of bivouac cover out of our plastic sheet and several bungees. In the ensuing downpour that followed it kept the worst of the rain off our heads when we could use its shelter but at the locks we got wet. Both of us had to change into our full "sea going" waterproofs (too many locks to steer from inside), Isi doing it before getting too wet but John got drenched. At one lock John ...
Sunday 22nd June 2014
It was a frustrating start as we had asked for the lock at 9am. The lock keeper came to see us at 8.45 and we thought he asked us to convoy with the boat behind with 3 Danish men on board. On checking with them they have said they have asked for 10am as they want to eat first. Frustrated we typed up our blog with our spare time then at 9.15 the lock keeper came and asked if we ...
... ride to Tournus. We stayed at this hotel on our way to Crest a couple of weeks ago, I like the hotel because it has garages with some of the rooms.
The wind was a bit blustery which made the ride a bit interesting to say the least. I managed to do the 145 miles in four hours which included three stops for fuel and refreshments. We arrived at the hotel at 5 pm, got our room, had a ...
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
21 Avenue Gambetta, Tournus | Hotelfrom $95
Place du Champ de Mars, Tournus | Hotelfrom $101
Avenue du Clos Mouron, Tournus | Hotelfrom $65
1 rue Pasteur, Tournus | Hotelfrom $60
9 Avenue Gambetta, Tournus | Hotelfrom $75