Moulin des Ruats
Travel Blogs from Avallon
... Went to Versailles to walk through the immense and incredible gardens (as we have been inside the castle before). An unexpected joy was the visit to the Opera house whew! No expense was spared! Marble everywhere, crystal chandeliers, mirrors, and it's enormous. Built to impress and it certainly does.
The art gallery "the Musee D'Orsay" is housed in an "old" station......well you might think, that may be a bit daggy, how wrong you would ...
... style chateau with its classical exterior and sumptuously decorated interior, comparing it to the the Chateau Cheverny that we had toured while in the Loire. Quite a surprise to find something of that calibre along this little canal. Although I had enjoyed my quiet afternoon I was then sorry I hadn't gone!
We liked this little hotel at ecluse 79 so much, with dinner served under the plane trees and the canal side location that we decided to stay an ...
... that employs 25 Anis experts!
Flavigny-sur-Ozerain, a 5k uphill ride to the village at 421 metres in altitude meant we were expecting something petty special for our efforts. Although we were surprised at how uncommercialised it is, we enjoyed strolling its well preserved streets, amazed at how such old homes built of stone are still habitable. This picturesque village, high on a rock, was a fortified town in the ...
After a basic but tasty French breakfast, we set off for for our next stop, a town called Vezelay. We enjoyed the rolling countryside and got to Vezelay in good time.
It was a charming little town climbing up to the top of a hill clustered round a huge church. Our hotel was at the bottom of the hill in a charming square. It was all delightful.
m. We spent ...
Via the Gironde the Hymer hurtled! Joelle was turning a very youthful, energetic
and joyous 60 and Ramo and I extremely happy to be part of the party.
French style entertainment is fantastic! The food, the magnums, the company and the
music! What a wonderful privilege to be
a house guest at L'venir for the weekend. The two-handed Atlantic sailors, Pat and
Michelle, stayed as well so ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed