- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... after that, you were on your own.
Of course, there was no way (without live traffic data) to foresee this last bit of bad luck, but, definately Kathleen 1, Sat Nav 0.
We arrive at lunch time, the good news is, the site is excellent, there are spaces available and, ...
... road with topiary and roses as well as a water lily pond.The chateau has the old kitchen and also much old winemaking equipment. 2 Salvador Dali statues in courtyard are a legacy of previous owner who loved Dali and contemporary art. Was a sculpture exhibition around the chateau and also and excellent photography show in the gallery. Had a wine tasting with Jeannette and usual political chat so an interesting time. Quick steak and frites in ...
... saffron which at a price of up to 30,000 euros a kilo is the most expensive food in the world. Very weather dependent and highly labour intensive. To give a more secure income he also had a small vineyard and raised Charolais cattle, the white cows which are predominant in this area and raised for their excellent beef,
Our next visit was to Chateau de Cormatin a 17th century moated castle ...
... cycling here,and we eventually enter Chalon-sur-Saone. A largish town with lots of shops, very busy for Saturday afternoon. Also visited the town square which had an impressive cathedral and medieval buildings, timbered. Dinner was across the river in a street of restaurants and was again very ...
... story is as inspiring as it is entertaining.
During our time here we actually went to very few wineries for tastings. The expectation is that you taste for free and buy at least one bottle on the way out. We won’t be transporting any bottles in our luggage and shipping charges are outrageous so we’ll leave France with more memories than wine.
We finally stopped by a ...