Les Egrignes

Le Château/route d'Hugier, Cult, Franche-Comté, 70150, France | Hotel

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A Bargy Kind of Place

A travel blog entry by jenniferklm


... little wooden bungalows for two nights so we could do some cooking instead of restaurant eating. Unfortunately, we only had a cursory peek in the window of the bungalow, taken in by its' cute exterior, and when we moved it, found it dark and grimy. Even the dishes were not all that clean.
So we put up with the "ick" factor for one night, saw what we wanted of Dole and decided to leave the next morning. We ...

Phase 1 of my VF is now completed.

A travel blog entry by jamesonthevf201


... enjoyable social encounter.

Last night I had no accommodation booked as I didn't know how far I wanted to walk. I finally settled on one place but I couldn't get an answer when I tried to phone the two hotels in the town. It was nearly 6pm when I reached my destination and, rather than try to walk another 8kms to the next town, I decided to throw myself at the mercy of the village Mayor to see if he or she could help me find somewhere ...

Anchoring in Besançon

A travel blog entry by jenniferklm


... and is more than you can absorb on one visit. It is located in the citadel as it was occupied by the Nazi's and betwen 1940 and 1944, the Germans executed some one hundred French resistance fighters there. Besançon was also the location, of a camp between 1940 and 1941, which the Germans set up for 3-4,000 holders of British passports, all women and children. The conditions were harsh; many hundreds ...

Gimme Shelter - in Besançon

A travel blog entry by jenniferklm


... through water wheels and then turbines (invented by a man from this region in 1837). Consequently, there was lot of industry along the Doubs and the canal at one time, and we saw the empty factories with their graceful brick smokestacks that once made paper and textiles. In 1735, in this area, the Doubs powered 4 iron smelting plants and 36 mills.

One little village, Deluz, had a paper making plant ...

Road works and all the old stuff

A travel blog entry by akadventure


... stain-glass windows. We did a spot of shopping....always a good thing....and we stopped for a few beverages through the day....mmmm.

For dinner we had an awesome steak.....it litterally has been weeks since I had a steak so I was really hanging for it....a little expensive but was well worth it! Then while Ali was enjoying her wine I indulged in a Mojito. ...


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