Travel Blogs from Plombieres les Bains
We had driven about 450 km on secondary roads doing around 80-90, so not to bad. At the camping they had two ponds, one with carpers and one with trouts. We ordered some trout with almonds for dinner which was beautiful and enjoyed our first night. We than tried out our new installed tv and watched a episode of Sherlock Holmes before going to sleep. 09/06 After breakfast and this and that (we have to get used to getting our stuff together quickly again) we ...
... basic. We did see lots of other areas of the citadel and showed how massive it is.
After that we saw different parts of the city and headed back to the station for our return train.
When we arrived back at ST we found the batteries had been delivered after ordering yesterday. What a lovely surprise. John set about changing them over straight away. The next problem was how to dispose of the old ones? Isi asked the Capitaine and she found ...
... time he did the procedure by himself so he knew he could do it when he sets off on his own. He moored on the town quay where he can put his ramps down and get his car on board.
We bid farewell and walked back to ST where we started her up, retrieved the plank and fenders from the stern and at 12 noon we were off in lovely sunshine with the church bells ringing behind us passing the deer park that John had walked by the other day. ...
... and we have offered to help him as it will be the first time he has handled her(if it is morning as want to make tracks in the afternoon) as he is sailing a full size barge on his own and it is very tight to get out. We understand Dylan will appear because the yard takes responsibility insurance wise for the exit of Avontuur. He does not have bow thrusters to help as it is 100 years old.
We spoke to 2 other English ...
Monday 12th May 2014
Isi had a real good night's sleep thanks to the painkillers.
After a late breakfast we went into town armed with trolleys, bags and our shopping list. There were no timetables at the first bus stop. We were told to ask in the Tabac for information on busses and that he spoke English, so John went in but the man who spoke English wasn’t there today but was advised to go to the ...
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking