Novotel Macon Nord
Travel Blogs from Macon
... all to be consumed -goats, rabbits from small to giant, different birds, all sorts -
Departed Lauhans and headed back to Pont de Vaux over the next couple of days. Spent 2 nights in Pont de Vaux, refuelled and stocked up then headed for Lyon -3 days cruising south.
Met our first really big lock and handled it superbly. Stopped for the night at Macon and woke there to the sounds of the markets right next door to our mooring. Headed to Lyon -Frances 3rd ...
... still got it. Just to see how far he could actually go we had to get him to stand on blocks on a step and still he got it. He had an a advantage though.
It turned out to be another huge night. No idea what time I went to bed. It was late. 3 in a row isn't bad. Arg. It was a Saturday though....
Now we are back on the bus heading towards Monaco. Casino tonight, I'm going to have to give it a rest tonight. This is not sustainable. also ...
... quite violently. But we survived and pottered down the rest of the canal at a stately 4 mph.
Invited to Alan and Shiela's boat for drinks and nibbles which turned into getting quite sloshed. An enjoyable way to end the day.
We are taking it easy over the next couple of days and then heading on our first foray down the canals, up the Saone, and onto the Sellie River heading to Louhans. Quite the little adventurers.
The story continues ...
... aromas, easy pace, - just great.
Still no joy with the boxes -have now sent off 6 documents to the agent to clear them from customs - very difficult, if they don't like a question the resort to French or -'it's not poss-cee-ible' -
Amanda here in 4 days time, have sussed out a route to take us up to Louhas on the Selle river, via the Soane.
Fuelled up are ready to have a go.
MACON, MAY 30
Today we are in Macon, a beautiful little town on the Soane. Tomorrow when we get to Lyon, we will enter the Rhone river. Dennis and I decided to spend the morning exploring this old town. We were docked between two bridges and we walked up to one bridge and walked over the bridge to get a perspective of the whole town. It really is charming and the waterfront is very beautiful. It is all in pavers with ...
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- Swimming pool
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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