Motel Restaurant L'Etoile D'Or
Travel Blogs from Chaumont
... and 9 AM and noon and one and two, and 5 and 6 and 7 in the evening. Depending on where you are, you can sometimes hear bells from more than one town at a time.
We visited a marvelous town called Langres and stayed 2 days there. It is the largest fully walled and fortified town remaining in Europe, they say. More about that in the next blog.
Don’t know when I will have enough wifi to post this, but I’m hoping it will be soon.
... the weather forecast, which announced a change in the weather this weekend. I have become accustomed to walking in mid-20 Celsius temperatures these past two weeks and so the thought of having to don my waterproofs again is quite unappealing right now.
One last incident from yesterday concerned the absence of a stamp in my pilgrim's credencial/passport. The owner of the property misunderstood my request for a stamp and brought me a written invoice ...
... tracks, quiet country roads and sleepy, well-kept villages that border the river Aube that helps give this town its name. The views are really quite special and I'm not entirely sure my phone captures them well enough.
To conclude today's events, I'll share two rare sights I saw today. First, I saw my first fellow pilgrim in quite a few days. I was taking a short drinks break in a village when this 40yrs+ French guy in a ...
La Route des grands Crus - A bushwalk (mudwalk) to a 'magnificent' natural spring and waterfall (that's what it said in the guide book). We did enjoy the fresh air and exercise.
Wine tasting along the famous Burgundy Wine Route through charming stone walled villages and colourful countryside. We drove along the route and got some pics of the vines but the ...
Another lovely day's walk in the sun. Not too long so arrived in good time. Last nights hostess had phoned ahead to the Prespytere who had a pilgrim's suite ready for me for 5€. Pretty basic but who's complaining.
Some of the walk was through forest again. Haven't done so much clock-watching since the bad old work days. The instructions would say something like turn right on an indistinct path after 1000m. It is much easier to track the time taken rather than ...
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Other places to stay in Chaumont
Place Charles de Gaulle, Chaumont | 3 star hotelfrom $98
Route de Langres, Chaumont | 2 star hotelfrom $77
25 rue Toupot de Beveaux, Chaumont | 3 star hotelfrom $119
Les Paquottiers Nord, Chaumont | Hotelfrom $39
70 Rue de Verdun, Chaumont | Hotelfrom $117