Chateau de Crecy
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We were just spoiled ROTTEN in the Bordeaux wine region. Let me explain:
Our bed and breakfast, just about 15km outside of Saint-Emilion, is a little family-run winery called Chateau de Crecy. Martine and Bruno are the wife and husband who operate the chambres in their home. When I reserved the room for 2 nights, I also booked a dinner cooked …
... Worn out by the walking and the heat ,27 degrees today we head for the cloisters of and old abbey to enjoy some shade and a glass of ice cold Perrier.
We wend our way back to the B&B through the vineyards stretching as far as the eye can see and prepare for tomorrows journey.
We are able to enjoy a meal in a restaurant within easy walking distance tonight and whilst not as individualistic as yesterdays we had an excellent ...
... hotel"- which was nautical themed. I forgot to mention that. Why on earth they thought nautical was an appropriate theme for a "hotel" in the french countryside is beyond me. But we took our 3 hour train home and made it safe and sound.
Once again, I just got on a roll writing and couldn't stop myself. There is just so much I could write about!
But I do have one final thought that I would like to put out there: The Spanish have NO rhyme or reason ...
We have now completed our wonderful week on the Canal Du Midi.
Since my last post we have now become experts at maneuvering those lochs and we each had our jobs and worked as a team really well.
After the first night when we had some rain and discovered the hatches leaked a bit, our excellent run of perfect weather then continued for a magic week on the ...
... and I got the end of one bottle, full of sediment, and we were not allowed new glasses, it adds to the flavour. Mmmm - I knew which was my glass anyway.