Travel Blogs from La Rosiere
... worn Persian rugs and extraordinary old furniture, including the most amazing grandfather clock that had been made in Montbeliard. You could tell the house had had a most illustrious past that I would love to know something about but our Madam spoke no English and I could only get so far with questions about its history. We loved our stay there but only saw one other guest. So if you go ...
... with our previous route south to Lyon! That meant a second gourmandise experience which, while very enjoyable, caused Werner to blanch at the bill! Thank goodness that a tip is not expected in France!!!
We are planning an early start from Montbeliard tomorrow morning to Mulhouse in Alsace hoping to avoid the hot sun of the last few days!
Then onward to Basel to complete the first leg of the Eurovelo 6 route!
... empty the “salad bowl” i.e. raw water intake catchment just the once. We had a stop for a quick lunch but otherwise just a pleasant sail. We saw lots of things we didn't see on the way up for example a wayside shrine built into the rock on which a church stood. We also saw dark mountains in the distance which we hadn't noticed on the way up proving how high up we were and some lovely palomino horses with foals.
When we arrived at ...
... seen coming in as he was fascinated with the playground equipment of giant insect climbing frames, whilst Isi published some blogs.
There is a photo of our Capitainerie building which has wood worm and is condemned. They are in a port-a-cabin and have been for months, and with there being no signs of them doing anything to repair or rebuild, it looks like they will be there for a lot ...
Saturday 31st May 2014
We had a lovely lie in, then after breakfast set off on a walk to the next lock to see the view of the descent. The weather was just right and the round trip was just under 8 miles. The longest walk we have done for a long time.
As we set off we crossed the canal , saw all the dead leaves accumulating by the lock entrance and then spoke to a Frenchman working on his boat Libra and was a bit ...
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