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... totally forgotten about the extra course that my meal came with - cheese! Placed in front of me was a rather hefty wedge of semi-soft cheese with a salty rind upon crushed walnuts and little pieces of toasted 'pain d'épices'.
After eating ALL of that we got on to dessert. I had a massive crème brûlée and Alyssa had some pain d'épices and ice cream.
... high, so we had a relaxing morning instead. Since being in France, we have seen a lot of 'Desperate Housewives' which I never once watched back home but it's the only show in English here! So, we may have watched an episode or two of that this morning. I know, we're terrible. Plus now I'll have to watch it on Netflix when I get home, because it's addicting!
Once we finally got out of the apartment, ...
... shine with the white stonework. A stroll round the ancient city followed by a reviving coffee set us up for the next part of the journey but we still needed to stop a couple of times to rest as our lack of sleep caught up with us. We found our hotel easily enough and Sacha was soon with us as he lives 100 yards away and we enjoyed a couple of glasses of kir,the local drink ,before an evening walk around this delightful medieval city to a friendly wine bar for ...
... The Chateau built as a castle in 1132 was fortified around 1175 as the owners got concerned about, the war that apparently had no exit strategy, the Hundred Years War. Staying in the Chateauneuf family for around 300 years, the family ownership came to a blistering end when Catherine de Chateauneuf was burnt at the stake for merely poisoning her second husband. ...
... any historical monuments or museums but for the people, their traditions and their lifestyle. I loved poring over terroir maps, reading about the local traditions surrounding the making of wine and the generations of winegrowers that have fought to overcome relentless devastation in the fields. I sensed the reverence in which the winemakers are held. During our month stay here we observed the daily ...
Other places to stay in Marsannay-la-Cote
11 route de Beaune, Marsannay-la-Cote | 3 star hotelfrom $110
61, rue en Charmois, Marsannay-la-Cote | Hotelfrom $44
Zone D'Activites Acti Sud, Marsannay-la-Cote | 3 star hotelfrom $64
110, Allee Olivier De La Marche Zac Acti Sud, Marsannay-la-Cote | Hotelfrom $103
1 Rue Bolotte, Route Nationale 74, Marsannay-la-Cote | Hotelfrom $74
Avenue Jean Moulin - a cote du Mcdo, Marsannay-la-Cote | Hotelfrom $51
190 allÃ©e Olivier de la Marche, Marsannay-la-Cote | Hotelfrom $47
34 rue de Mazy, Marsannay-la-Cote | Hotelfrom $66