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... bank twice on their way round the bend!
We then made our way back to Montbard, stopping at St Remy to watch a boat navigate the lock.
Rob did his good deed for the day and helped a young woman push open the lock gates.
We arrived back at the MH just in time for afternoon tea in the ...
... the warm sun and then went for a walk around the town.
Montbard is on the R. Brenne and the Burgundy Canal.
It owes a lot to a man called Buffon and there is a tower , museums and gardens named after him.
Montbard is unusual in that it has a ...
... br> This was very pretty with the beech trees on chalk just starting to turn and Champagne vineyards on the hillsides.
We passed through Chatillon-sur-Seine and then turned off the D971 onto a very narrow white road. Let's hope we don't meet something - we joked ....... and round the next bend came a ...
Auxerre (although considered the 4th largest city in Burgundy) has only 39,000 people in the city center and 92,000 including the suburbs. It is much smaller than Dijon and has hardly any tourist traffic. The city center, however, is very charming and I look forward to exploring it further over the next few months.
I hope that you enjoy the photos below! Welcome to Auxerre!
I don't have a lot to say about the village other than it was quite beautiful in a classic village type of way. Rolling green hills, vines climbing up ancient stone buildings, etc.
I may write more about it later, but for now I want to upload some photos while I still have wifi ...