Travel Blogs from La Rosiere
... Parts of the stronghold date from the 10th century but various towers and other parts have been added over time and the main building is 18th C. The town is known to have been in existence in the 8th C.
Then we waddled home to bed in another beautiful old building,wondering what stories its walls could tell and feeling like we were living in some kind of wonderful time warp.
... pizza and drinking cheap wine for a few days after that!!!).
Forgetting about doing our laundry, a usual task for a 2 day stop, upon Madame's recommendation, we rode to the next village and enjoyed a delicious Sunday lunch on the banks of the Soane while heeding her frantic advise to not order the "pouchose" a bottom feeder fish "because it tastes like mud!"
This past week we made a return visit to Dole and Besancon as the Eurovelo ...
Monday 2nd June 2014
It was a bad weather forecast for rain showers followed by thunderstorm and lightning but for us it was another "Gibraltar morning" (when Isi was stationed there it was boring as every morning was the same with blue sky and sunshine) of bright sunshine and good temperature.
We set off from Montbéliard and again thanked the Capitaine for all her help with the batteries. John had a chance to talk about tourism with ...
... of schedule at 13.55 an hour shorter than our trip the other way. We saw an unusual bike today, hand driven and then behold we saw another one.
It was hot and very sunny so once we tied up Isi did some washing and it soon dried. We were rather hot on board and so cold beer and the electric fan was the order of the day!!
After dinner John went for a quick stroll to the park ...
... military fanatic, His boat was built in Germany 1930, a military boat that had been used at sea on different German missions, most famously transporting important prisoners from Russia to Germany through the Baltic Sea. He told us he also had a bomb release handle from a Lancaster bomber.
The walk was basically on the flat, at first in the shadow of the trees where it could feel quite chilly but in the sunshine marvellous. There ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed