THE CAPTAIN'S BLOG

Vive le tour de Burgundy

The world famous Tour de France cycling event gets under way on July 2nd. This year however it comes nowhere near Burgundy so we’ve organised a couple of ‘Petits Tours’...

Disaster strikes the vineyards

Generally vines are tough as old boots. They grow in awful ground. They survive blistering hot summers. They don’t mind weeks of snow cover. Quite frankly they’re miracles of nature...

May the lily be with you.

This week in Burgundy we’re looking forward to the Fetes des Muguets – the festival of the lily – that celebrates May 1st, which is Labur Day. It’s a National...

Cruising with the currant.

Those of you who think there are no currents on the Burgundy canal are right. However Burgundy has more than its fair share of currants and that’s what we’re celebrating...