Day 21 Corbiel to Brienne le Chateau – 21st June

Tineke was the first to leave after we had a good breakfast – she was meeting her son, who was camping along the way. I left a little while after and as I turned onto the Roman road from the Marie was this encouraging sign ! As I walked through this little oasis of village along the tree lined outskirts, a single dog was barking which must have woken the whole village. It wasn’t long

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Day 19 Chalons en Champagne to Coole – 19th June

I rested well after the long day yesterday and I was in no hurry to leave Chalons – I had a place to stay tonight and around 21 kilometres to walk. I took the opportunity to explore the town, first visiting the Eglise Notre -Dame en Vaux – an historic monument built around 1200 AD – it is also a World Heritage site The World Heritage listing is in accordance to its relationship to the

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Day 18 Verzy to Chalons en Champagne – 18th June

The day started well as I left Versy. I climbed out of the village to the path I was taking and found myself walking along a woodland path. I exchanged ” bonjour ” with a runner, an elderly man walking rapidly with hikers poles, and a lady walking her “Scotty”. After around 40 minutes I emerged and saw a familiar view I hesitated and checked my route and found I was walking back to where

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