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Latest News on Walking Holidays Guided and Independent - High Point Holidays

Latest News on Walking Holidays Guided and Independent - High Point Holidays | Jura | Scoop.it
News and Updates from High Point Holidays specialists in walking holidays in France, Spain, Morocco and UK.
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We have a Guided Walking Holiday in the Jura for 2017 that is open to additional walkers. Dates are from 20th - 27th May 2017. It is a 2 centre based holiday and there are 2 rooms available. Price is €1015 or £920 (as at 23/11/16). Single supplement is €315 or £290. What's Included: 7 nights’ accommodation in B&B Relais des Abbesses, Chateau Chalon and Hotel Les Caudalies (2 nights), Arbois. 5 evening meals, 5 lunches, all breakfasts. Also pick up from Lyon, transport for week and 6 guided walks.
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Highlights Newsletter - Walking in the Jura

Highlights Newsletter - Walking in the Jura | Jura | Scoop.it
High Point Holidays' Spring Newsletter
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High Point Holidays' Spring Newsletter focusses on the Jura and their wine trails.
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Walking Holiday in Jura, France - Guided - Jura Discovery: Wine Trails & Medieval Villages

Walking Holiday in Jura, France - Guided - Jura Discovery: Wine Trails & Medieval Villages | Jura | Scoop.it
A guided walking holiday exploring the gorges, waterfalls, lakes and historic villages of Jura's picturesque wine region
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Our first Guided Walking Holiday in the Jura in 2016 takes place 21st - 28th May.

The walking holiday explores the gorges, waterfalls, lakes and historic villages of Jura's picturesque wine region. Wine tasting and some of the prettiest villages in France are combined with some beautiful landscapes.

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Readers' travel tips: holidays in France's Jura region - The Guardian

Readers' travel tips: holidays in France's Jura region - The Guardian | Jura | Scoop.it
Eating cheese figures strongly among our readers’ favourite activities in this hilly, rural area of eastern France. But the region, popular with skiiers and hikers in the know, offers so much more.
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Baume les Messieurs

Baume les Messieurs | Jura | Scoop.it
Interested in Baume les Messieurs? Here you will find a complete virtual visit including beautiful photos, videos and advices.
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Tiny Worlds on Twitter

Tiny Worlds on Twitter | Jura | Scoop.it
Chateau Chalon https://www.flickr.com/photos/40036052@N02/4176382067/ … pic.twitter.com/IX4NZ02yog
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Guided Walking Holiday in Jura, France | Jura Discovery: Wine Trails & Medieval Villages

Guided Walking Holiday in Jura, France | Jura Discovery: Wine Trails & Medieval Villages | Jura | Scoop.it
A guided walking holiday exploring the gorges, waterfalls, lakes and historic villages of Jura's picturesque wine region
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2015 dates for our Guided Walking Holiday in the Jura: 30th May - 6th June.

7 nights - £780, two-centre based, day walks

A Guided walking Holiday exploring the gorges, waterfalls, lakes and historic villages of Jura's picturesque wine region. Wine tasting and some of the prettiest villages in France are combined with some beautiful landscapes.

 

30 May - 6 June

 

30 May - 6 June
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Sue Style sur Twitter : "Walnuts basking in the sun -just need a piece of Comte and some vin jaune #Jura http://t.co/nRMT4GXlKK"

Sue Style sur Twitter : "Walnuts basking in the sun -just need a piece of Comte and some vin jaune #Jura http://t.co/nRMT4GXlKK" | Jura | Scoop.it
Walnuts basking in the sun -just need a piece of Comte and some vin jaune #Jura http://t.co/nRMT4GXlKK
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Château-Chalon AOC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Château-Chalon AOC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Château-Chalon is an Appellation d'Origine Contrôlée for wines made in the Jura wine region of France, around the village of Château-Chalon. Only white wines from the Savagnin grape made in the ("yellow wine") style can be made using this appellation. However, the Château-Chalon wines are not explicitly labeled as vin jaune.

Vin Jaune, a fascinating process: http://t.co/CT6rGqXtsz
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Wines of Jura, France

Wines of Jura, France | Jura | Scoop.it
Profile of the Jura region of France and the wines including Chateau Chalon, Arbois, Vin Jaune and Cremant (An in-depth profile of Jura in France, tasting some fantastic Cremant, white, red and Vin Jaune with @WineTravel :
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Comté cheese ages just like a fine wine - The Detroit News

Comté cheese ages just like a fine wine - The Detroit News | Jura | Scoop.it
Comté cheese ages just like a fine wine
The Detroit News
But I've also found that Comté is a great cheese for cooking. Those same nutty flavors work well in a bowl of macaroni and cheese, sprinkled over vegetables, or folded into a plate of eggs.
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Why French Comté Cheese Needs to Be In Your Fridge ... - The Kitchn

Why French Comté Cheese Needs to Be In Your Fridge ... - The Kitchn | Jura | Scoop.it
Comté is a great snacking cheese, whether we're talking an afternoon snack with crackers or as part of a fancy dinner party cheese plate. It has this nutty, earthy flavor and a creamy texture that I really love — it's one of those ...
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Baume les Messieurs

Baume les Messieurs | Jura | Scoop.it
Interested in Baume les Messieurs? Here you will find a complete virtual visit including beautiful photos, videos and advices.
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Walking Holiday in the Jura, France | Self Guided Jura Wine Trail

Walking Holiday in the Jura, France | Self Guided Jura Wine Trail | Jura | Scoop.it
Self-guided walking holiday through the beautiful Jura vineyards of France
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The "Jura Wine Trail" ... took us through breathtaking countryside by day, placed us in wonderful guest houses by night, and introduced us to the really interesting wines of the region. Our hosts were uniformly friendly and gracious, and the day-to-day details of the tour went pretty much without a hitch. R. Thompson, USA
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Wine: why the Jura is a mine of new discoveries for the discerning wine lover - The Guardian

Wine: why the Jura is a mine of new discoveries for the discerning wine lover - The Guardian | Jura | Scoop.it
From chardonnay to more obscure grapes, the Jura is a rich hunting ground for less familiar wine styles
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Photos de la publication de High Point... - High Point Holidays | Facebook

Photos de la publication de High Point... - High Point Holidays | Facebook | Jura | Scoop.it
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A few photos from our guided walking holiday in the Jura, more to follow.
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Jura holiday guide: what to see plus the best bars, hotels and restaurants - The Guardian

Jura holiday guide: what to see plus the best bars, hotels and restaurants - The Guardian | Jura | Scoop.it
The rolling fields, vineyards, mountain ranges and untouched forests of this region of eastern France are packed with wonderful places to eat, drink and stay
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Photos from High Point Holidays's post - High Point Holidays | Facebook

Photos from High Point Holidays's post - High Point Holidays | Facebook | Jura | Scoop.it
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Photos from our Guided Walking Holiday in the Jura (1st week in June):

http://www.highpointholidays.co.uk/guided-walking-holidays/jura-discovery.asp

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Celia Hay - Fascinating tasting of wines from Jura with... | Facebook

Fascinating tasting of wines from Jura with Wink Lorch including Vin Jaune from the grape Savagnin, Ouillé style chardonnay and red wines from the grape...
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bookshopgirl212's photo on Instagram (This is the famous yellow wine from Jura region. We visited beautiful Chateau Chalon http://t.co/pTdKI8r8Rp)
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Another great day on #Jura tour. Chateau Chalon in Chateau Chalon - double whammy!

Another great day on #Jura tour. Chateau Chalon in Chateau Chalon - double whammy! | Jura | Scoop.it
via Facebook (Another great day on #Jura tour. Chateau Chalon in Chateau Chalon – double whammy! http://t.co/2P1x7qpcEg)
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Wines of France on Twitter: #Wine #Fact: Jura is France's smallest wine region, yet it's undoubtedly the most complex. Case in point: Vin Jaune http://t.co/x9YArfkz4j

Wines of France on Twitter: #Wine #Fact: Jura is France's smallest wine region, yet it's undoubtedly the most complex. Case in point: Vin Jaune http://t.co/x9YArfkz4j | Jura | Scoop.it
#Wine #Fact: Jura is France's smallest wine region, yet it's undoubtedly the most complex. Case in point: Vin Jaune http://t.co/x9YArfkz4j
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