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B&B Pleasures in Beaune

As we researched our trip to France, several people contributed ideas. Bob was our expert on the essentials and contributed ideas for places from his many trips in the past. 421 more words

Beaune, buying and selling wines

Hello again! The weather is warming up a little more each day, mid-30’s today and 38C tomorrow. Today we visited Beaune, at the southern end of the “main drag” of the Burgundy wine area. 472 more words

France Juin 2015


Yesterday, we took a day trip to Burgundy (Bourgogne en français). All 48 students, 5 teachers, and 2 spouses hopped on a giant bus and we headed for wine country. 1,139 more words


Top 10 places I've traveled (so far) - Part 2

6. Beaune, France.

Ah, Beaune. How I love Beaune. An ancient walled city that has to be added to everyone’s lists. It has a little something for everyone! 580 more words


On the road with my friends - reflecting about Pinot Noir and Chardonnay in central Burgundy

… One of the main attractions in Burgundy that I recall from 30 years ago: “Ici commence le Chambertin – ici finit le Chambertin”

When I was in Burgundy 30 years ago, I visited the vineyards of Gevrey-Chambertin and I remember the… 1,055 more words


The Retirees go Abroad – Around Beaune

After a warm day yesterday we all expected to be wearing shorts for the boys and dresses for the girls. But it was not to be. 619 more words

Colch's Visit

The Retirees go Abroad – On the road to Beaune

We all arose early and packed. Breakfast was an enjoyable basket of croissants and baguettes with a hot chocolate. Our plan was to visit the House of Taittinger Champagne which was on our way to Beaune. 432 more words

Colch's Visit