Hotel La Merveilleuse
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... not some "heritage park" type attraction.. Especially Marie Antoinette's hamlet. I don't even know if I blinked much haha and I am pretty sure my mouth was open the whole time. When we first got there we noticed you could buy a years pass to Versailles.. This was strange to us considering the amount of tourists that anyone would want to keep coming back for a year, this was until we realized just how big the gardens and ...
... close to the pedestrian area and soon found a promising cafe. Laura scored with the chicken kabob order and I did ok with sole.
-once fueled we headed off to assault the citadel. It was a good thing we had eaten because the climb was substantial. It was an impressive structure.
... size packs of chocolate and peanuts
2 cases of wine (ranging from pretty decent bordeaux down to 8 euro box wine - aka later to be converted to mulled wine as otherwise undrinkable).
Camped for the night in the Vallee de la Meuse very near the Belgian border and joined in a local French guy's birthday party by accident, though at least got to enjoy plenty of Belgian beer which I would have missed out on otherwise.
... took a bit of video to remind us which hopefully will be on the blog but the still picture shows that there is wash from our bow as though we are moving. There was talk of the next lock being closed or restricted because of the flow of water. That rain has to go somewhere and it is arriving in the river. It is amazing how much rubbish is coming down the river including large logs.
John went and had a quick chat with Luke and ...
... repair it but if it is to take too long he suggests blanking off the pump position and replacing it with an electric pump. He left with the parts so now we wait for development. He promised to come back tomorrow even if it is evening to let us know what is happening.
During the course of the day Isi washed the mats (it had got really dirty) and put things out to dry from yesterday's wash (that got stuck in the ...