Brit Hotel Magdalena

1 rue Paul Eluard, Varennes-Vauzelles, Burgundy, 58640, France | Hotel
Prices starting from $69.00
 

Travel Blogs from Varennes-Vauzelles

A palace? Nearly.. Montmartre? Only just.

A travel blog entry by kathyducker

... not moving so drove around the palace and moved on. Up to Montmartre and the Cathedral of the Sacre Coeur. People everywhererr. Gypsies begging at the entrance and the exit plus more outside. Streets that were set up for tourists. Apart from visiting a beautiful cathedral it was hard going. We stopped for lunch at a place that offered sandwiches and when they bought us the menu? NO sandwiches. Brent had ...

Frustrations!

A travel blog entry by issywiz

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... temperatures had hit the roof. We tried to chill out while the sun sunk into the west. We had a little walk around and saw a lovely bridge over the Loire together with the old canal running alongside. This canal branched off ours and locked down on to the Loire where boats had to travel before locking up again on to the Briare canal. Once the aqueduct was built by Eiffel, it was disused. There are houses built ...

A happening!

A travel blog entry by issywiz

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... John, it was good fun and our turns ended when we both toppled the tractor over! We then went up on to the veranda with fantastic views across the vineyards and the wine we tasted was one of the local wines from a village that was pointed out in the distance. Their soil had both chalk and flint and this meant that the soil held the heat from the sun much longer into the evening which apparently favoured white grape growing. It was very nice and we were told ...

Finally a photo!

A travel blog entry by issywiz

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... John’s unusual sightings, the otter – no photo, the water rat – no photo, this time John had gone up to the bow when we were in a lock to do the bow line, when he saw something curled round in the water like a piece of old rope, but it wasn’t! He grabbed the boat hook and fished it out on to the lock side. It was a dead snake!! It must be about 3’ long and the last 7" more like a rat’s ...

The waiting game!

A travel blog entry by issywiz

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... Throughout the day we had thunder, lightning, (not very much) rain showers and a little hail but in between outbursts of lovely sunshine, and it was a very pleasant temperature. We had waterproofs on then off and at one point had to steer from inside as the heavens opened so suddenly, but the rain is needed.

In the evening we did some odd jobs and ready for bed early as it is amazing how tiring all this waiting around can ...

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    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good