Monthly Archives: August 2006

Strasbourg and Marne au Rhin canal

At Mulhouse, the last river Doubs town for an up-stream navigator, Ruda steeled herself and headed out onto the canalised Rhine, which quickly carried her to Strasbourg. [Gallery=12] Once the crew had toured the cathedral, and consumed sufficient Rhenish wine and cabbage it … Continue reading

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Doubs; buoy watching and excellent museums

As the summer of 2006 wore on the wines of Burgundy gradually gave way to those of the Jura, happily paired with the glorious mountain cheeses and saucisson to be found along the Doubs river. [Gallery=10] Besançon and Montbeliard each supplied their own specialities, and … Continue reading

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