Travel Blogs from Moissac
... Sunday - woke to clouds and rain. Even had thunder and lightning. Town was deserted! Went for a walk in the afternoon and then down to the train station to book our tickets to Bordeaux, Paris and Essen. Very easy to do. Had dinner in and an alcohol free ...
Last full day on the canals. Went for another ride in the morning and explored the countryside. After lunch headed for Agen. Only had the four locks in a row before the viaduct to contend with. For the first time this week, we had another boat in the locks with us. Very difficult being the front boat - the water comes into the locks quite fast. I helped the other crew with their ...
... to the Pizzeria and the grumpy lady. Actually had a very nice dinner. It rained during dinner, but we were sitting under the awning so didn't get wet. The large crowd in the middle of the square decided to go inside the restaurant! Shower didn't last ...
Had a quiet day today. Headed down the canal to le Mas-d'Agenais. Just three locks to negotiate. Wandered around the village looking for the Romanesque church of St-Vincent. This church has an original painting of Rembrant. Hard to see in the dim light of the church - it was of the crucifixion of Christ. After lunch headed back to Damazan. Tied up for the night along the canal bank and cooked our own dinner. Went for a ride along the canal for some ...
Cahors is a pleasant large town in the River Lot. We stayed in a large aire near to the Pont Valentre. We took a quick wander around the town, stopping to look inside the Cathedral, and at a mechanical clock nearby which reminded us of a very complex marble ...
Other places to stay in Moissac
3 place des Recollets , Moissac | Hotelfrom $94
Esplanade du Moulin BP21, Moissac | 3 star hotelfrom $110
2, Allee Montebello, Moissac | Hotelfrom $80
2 Avenue Pierre Chabrie, Moissac | Hotelfrom $75
1167 chemin de Pignols, Moissac | 2 star hotelfrom $73