Lovely Hotel in the Burgundy Region

les ursulines Burgundy FR

How about a pleasant little escape to the Burgundy countryside in eastern France?  As it happens, I have discovered a lovely retreat tucked among all of those appealing Burgundian villages – like Beaune and Vézelay – and delightfully immersed among those many teeming vineyards you discover in one of France’s most famous wine regions. So, […]

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Waterfront Pleasures in Auxerre

Burgundy France near Paris

  We love cool and soothing waterfront views, whether they are overlooking lakes, rivers or that fabulous Mediterranean Sea. That’s why Auxerre is so appealing, a town of about 40,000 situated on the River Yonne in the Burgundy region, just an hour-and-a-half from Paris. Originally Auxerre prospered as an active port on the wine route, […]

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