Novotel Dijon Sud
Travel Blogs from Marsannay-la-Cote
... an awkward breakfast with the Belgians and a failed attempt to pay for the room with our non-European VISA. Note to anyone planning a trip to the EU: GET A CHIP AND PIN VISA OR MASTERCARD (not AmEx)! It will save you TONS of headaches in every store, gas station, tollbooth, and hotel/restaurant. We had a few hours of driving to Colmar in the Alsace region, and that’s where our next post will continue. Thanks for reading this ridiculously long one! ...
... Marianne again. At 2.30 we jumped on the train for Beaune, back into France. Our B&B was comfy and central, just a short walk to the centre. Beaune is a pretty, walled town with lovely old houses and winding streets. That night we waddled home from an excellent dinner which featured some of the local beef from the Charolais cattle and some fantastic cheeses. 4th August- The big tourist draw ...
Breakfast in our private courtyard, shaded by the vines and fig tree. Not bad. Fresh croissants, coffee and quiche lardon from the boulangerie nearby. Wandered around Beaune, visited some of the wine cellars an tasted some good wine. Splashed out on a bottle of Gevrey-Chambertin 2011, beautiful. At lunch we found a restaurant that was well rated on trip advisor, Les Grilladines. The food was supposed to be very good, but the staff surly. ...
... a couple days at their Chateau de Briante, located just north of Lyon in the Beaujolais area. We got to spend four delightful hours with them, despite their busy schedules. Romain and Lauren showed us around their grounds which include: a six unit B&B, guest houses, a conference center, pool, orangerie, vineyards and a complete new wine-making and wine storage facility, all of which they built or ...
... 71, and by Nazi Germany beginning in June 1940, during WWII, when it was bombed by US Air Force B-17 Flying Fortresses, before the liberation of Dijon by the French Army and the French Resistance, 11 September 1944.
However, the city was largely spared the destruction of wars despite the city being occupied. Therefore, many of the old buildings such as the half-timbered houses dating from the 12th to the 15th ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility