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Travel Blogs from Marsannay-la-Cote
Today started in a very disappointing way, as we walked in to have our breakfast we were greeted with many hungry people. We found very little juice, no bread or hot food, very little cereal (many eating on plates and with forks due to no bowls or spoons), and one of our tour party clearing tables so many of us could sit down. Apparently having two groups eating close to each other didn't work, and the hotel didn't cope very well. On the plus side our tour director did say as ...
... was fab. Sunny days and plenty of park time on her scooter (which we'd brought over from Oz)with her cousins...all girls....4 of them.... 3 between 3 and 4 years old...Well you can only imagine!
In France Stella has had the best fun with her cousin Clemmie. Both got the same pink bikes for their birthdays and they have been racing up and down the drive, round the house, sometimes getting competitive but ...
... many such villages on the way to Beaune - Chenove, Marsannay-la-Cote, Gevrey-Chambertin, Nuits-Saint-Georges, just to name a few. The photos speak the tale - beautiful vineyards set within acres with Chateaus and Castles dotted through them. The best grapes are found on the steeper slopes higher up the hills. Again situated on limestone rock soil. The more ornate churches, chateaus and castles in the Burgundy region are notable for the wonderful coloured and ...
... football, and Breyer’s Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream. Jim has accumulated quite a wine cellar while living here. He is now having to drink it all because, frankly, it is cheaper to buy more French wine in the USA than to try to ship it home. We are happy to help him out with this liquidation process.
As mentioned earlier, Chantal is Bertrand’s new woman friend. (I have a hard time calling a woman past a certain age ...
... some not allowed parts!) that runs along the Soane River. We stopped at the bakery on the far side of the bridge to grab 2 croissants, and off we went.
There were lots of fisherman about. Even more than usual, and it turned out there was some kind of fishing tournament going on along the Soane that day. Fishermen are all over the place in France, all along the rivers, along the canal, even here in the harbor-port.
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 $45
1 Rue Bolotte, Route Nationale 74, Marsannay-la-Cote | Hotelfrom $74
Avenue Jean Moulin - Ã cÃ´tÃ© 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