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... the mighty river Saone. Three times wider than the Thames even though still 100 miles from the Mediterranean.
Stopped at Pontailler-sur-Saone and at Auxonne before reaching our winter berth at St Jean de Losne in Burgundy.
Our journey home commences by train with stops at Dijon, Troyes and Paris and finally the Eurostar.
Cheers for now!
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Langres is on some official list of the 50 most beautiful cities in France. It is certainly rather spectacular.
It sits atop a tall and quite steep hill above the canal and the surrounding countryside. Happily, there is a bus that runs from the train station down at canal level up to the city on top because I would not much like to walk it!
It is a continuously walled city, that began in Gallo-Roman times - forts have always been built atop ...
... the rest of the cycle. They move the blue rods from one side of the lock to the other, randomly, with no pattern you find until you get there - which ever side was easiest to run the electrics I imagine. Since we only have locking ropes for one side of the boat - front and back - there is often a last minute scramble to move the ropes from the left to the right or the right to the left. I am making notes as we go on our canal maps so the next time ...
... of Canterbury, Arras, Laon and Reims along the VF route, I think I'll always have a special affection for the unique pelerin stamp provided by Madame Coiffure, Laferte-sur-Aube.
I walked roughly 25-30kms today. The landscape was similar to yesterday and so my main focus was to arrive at my destination as early as possible. To help achieve this, I left my accommodation on a half-empty stomach at 7.20am. My accommodation tonight in Arc-en-Berrois is ...
Hands up everyone who knows where I got the title for today's entry. I'll give the answer tomorrow for anyone who isn't au-fait with comedy movie classics of the 1960's.
In truth, I pose the question simply as an entrée to the blog theme for today: my health.
I am in reasonably good shape 24 days into the trip, thank God. I have been bothered with blisters quite a lot, which has surprised me given the fact that I wasn't ...