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... to look down and see some amazing views of the city we just left. It was all t he peace we needed. Beaune left an impression on us.
After the hike, we took in a few of the shops around Beaune. They had a Salvador Dali museum, but it was closed for the day. We picked up some wine, grabbed some dinner and called it a night. We had an early train to Cannes the next ...
... This town is so small you can walk from end to end in about 20 minutes. It's a beautiful city, with some 18th century architecture still very much in use by its population. We called it a night soon after dinner since our next day will be filled with touring the vineyards of Beaune and probably drinking a ton of wine. Eh, most likely, not probably. Eh, definitely drinking ton of wine.
... century charity hospital Hotel Dieu (also called les Hospices de Beaune). This is now a museum housing the original sickbeds and art treasures accumulated over the centuries. Afterwards, you are free to discover more of the treasures of Beaune on your own. Perhaps you'll explore the Musee du Vin, a wine museum that was a former private residence of the Dukes of ...
... they would stop for a picnic lunch on their way by that day. Sadly, the weather turned damp and prevented us from eating outside but we still enjoyed a nice lunch and some wine, while catching up on their trip and our adventures.
Later that day, they invited us into Beaune, where they were staying, to join them at a wine tasting that had been pre-arranged by their travel company. We met a young woman from Australia at ...
... than ours, and finally (about 2hours later) to the bigger walled city of Beaune!
Once in Beaune we had instructions from Jean-Marc about what to look at... A glass of local bubbly at a cafe first then the Old Hospital was top of the list. The stunning architecture, the amazing stories on the self-guided tour. It was well worth the visit. We purchased a baguette for late lunch and some more water for the ride home.
Our other destination was the Mutardarie ...
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 4, Marsannay-la-Cote | 3 star hotelfrom $64
Zac Acti-Sud, Marsannay-la-Cote | Hotelfrom $45
Route Nationale 74, Marsannay-la-Cote | Hotelfrom $74
Parc d'Activites Acti-Sud, Marsannay-la-Cote | Hotelfrom $51
ZAC Acti-Sud, Marsannay-la-Cote | Hotelfrom $47
34 rue de Mazy, Marsannay-la-Cote | Hotelfrom $66