Novotel Besancon

22 bis Rue de Trey, Besançon, Franche-Comté, 25000, France | 3 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Besanšon

Leaving Gray

A travel blog entry by thetriggs


... I've had for ages! Cruising slowly enjoying scenery! On our way to Auxonne. Staying here the nite. Going to look at town and buy more groceries. Auxionne is a really old place. Lovely church getting restoration work done on it. Just cooked some nice French sausages for dinner with salad and chips. ...

Our last day cruising and it rains!

A travel blog entry by issywiz


... as our mooring at Port-sur-Sa˘ne is stern on with no pontoon and so we need access to the back steps. We also put our seat box back into the steering position.

We cast off and managed to get out of the gap easily without mishap considering the weather and water conditions. We thought with the extra river flow that the water level might have risen for our exit and we got close but didn't actually touch bottom ...

It must be getting closer to winter!

A travel blog entry by issywiz


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The village itself is very well cared for with a couple of restaurants, church and a preserved wash house which was a surprise. We then saw signs to an artisan jeweller selling precious gem stones and handmade jewellery, so we went in. Isi saw a ring she liked so John bought it for her as she had left her purse on the boat as it was Sunday she did not expect anywhere to be open, let alone a jeweller. As we left the chateau it started to drizzle but now it ...

Discovered some after effects from the accident

A travel blog entry by issywiz


... not get any message to warn us to top up.

John investigated the leak and found the screws loose on the water impeller with one almost out caused by the impact jolting them! He also discovered that our black water (toilet) holding tank had shifted about 4” in our collision and was now resting on our water pump! Who knows what else we might find – hopefully nothing? The leak was cured and we were pleased it was a fairly simple job of tracking it down ...

What a difference an hour makes!

A travel blog entry by issywiz


... came out to have a look at our damage. They tried to say they can’t do anything as we had tied our ropes ourselves. They sent someone to look at the lock yet again and said it is working OK. We explained with the lady at the TIC translating over the phone that it was their water that was violent and a whirl pool that was the problem. There needs to be a sign warning of the problem so people are ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on 22 bis Rue de Trey, Besanšon, is near La Citadelle.
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