Domaine de Venoise
Travel Blogs from Noyers-sur-Serein
... along it, with its scenic and cultural diversity. From the beautiful countryside through the Ouche Valley near Dijon, to the Plus Beaux Villages and the other little villages along the way, from the maisons des ecluseries to the chateaus, from the charming hotels and interesting people, we have enjoyed it all.
The end of this canal ride for us means the end of our cycling adventure which began almost 10 weeks ago in ...
... and do a day trip the next day to Noyers-sur- Sereine, another Plus Beaux Village 20 kilometers away.
It was a good day for our excursion, with a cloud cover keeping the temperatures in check for our ride through the hills to the neighbouring valley. The scenery was a bit different to what we had experienced on the canal, with open pasture land under what looked like wheat or barley. We also passed a free range pig farm with lots of little humpy style ...
... for the next night (Saturday) at any of the canal side locations within reasonable distance and also so that we could visit the hilltop village of Flavigny-sur-Ozerain, another of France's Plus Beaux Villages.
Flavigny is also considered to be one of the most pleasantly fragranced villages when the breeze is westerly and the scent of anise floats up from the aniseed workshops and spreads through the narrow ...
... writing in the very English garden looking out over the hills. Later on Willow had fun chatting with our neighbours on our balcony, three lovely Canadians who were cycling. In the end they had to go and find supper. They liked the look of the hotel next door and were rewarded with the best meal they had had all trip. It was delicious and beautifully ...
Via the Gironde the Hymer hurtled! Joelle was turning a very youthful, energetic
and joyous 60 and Ramo and I extremely happy to be part of the party.
French style entertainment is fantastic! The food, the magnums, the company and the
music! What a wonderful privilege to be
a house guest at L'venir for the weekend. The two-handed Atlantic sailors, Pat and
Michelle, stayed as well so ...
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed