Novotel Dijon Sud
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... for gaz and then finally we started eating kilometers in France! The 'route nationale' are perfect roads for motorcycles! Hills, turns to the left, turns to the right, faster, slower, ... everything you need to enjoy a motorcycle trip! Due to the rain and the cold weather we stopped for the night in a small hotel in ...
... and unexpected around the bend. Shortly after leaving town, we encountered the Percée de Thoraise, a 185 meter tunnel, built between 1803 and 1810, that allows boats to circumvent a big loop of the river. It has a "waterfall entrance", with water directed down through a half-circular pipe that would certainly give your boat a thorough washing as it entered the tunnel! The cycle path however, followed the loop ...
... up to the cable, the person outside has to grab the wire and turn in a 3/4 turn counter—clockwise til the yellow light on the lock starts blinking. A bit bizarre, but it does work.
There was a market in Auxonne this morning. I went into town to get bread and croissants and came out via the market, which wandered all around the church and down the street as well as food in the covered market area. I bought a cheap light weight cool loose ...
Three and half mile walk. One cathedral visited. Interesting Vietnamese food consumed over looking river. New basket for bike. New stand for bikes. Three mile bike ride. One lake cycled around. Views admired. One bottle of wine purchased. New basket used to good advantage. Now ...
... going to be hard to drink, like downing a shot of whisky, but it’s a drink to be savored, smooth with a vanilla, nutty taste to it. It was a fitting drink for our slow journey on the canal.
The next morning we set off for the town of Plombières-lès-Dijon, a couple more kilometers up the canal. In total, we passed through three locks to travel the five kilometers from Dijon to Plombières. Plombières was a sweet town, but being Sunday, little was open. There was a ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility