Aube has Lac et Forêt d’Orient. Here you can leave your hotels in Aube to sail, water ski or hike. There are nature reserves and marshes. You can hike to the smaller lakes of Lac Amance and Lac du Temple. You may decide to visit the Château of Barberey. This building is in the Louis XIII style of brick and stone from 1626. A French-style park surrounds it. You can stretch your visit to more than a weekend. Aube then will show you its Roman past, including a Roman aqueduct at Aix-en-Othe. Try EasyToBook.com for accommodation solutions including Aube cheap hotels and discount hotels. Aube can then introduce you to Troyes.
Troyes is known for its many architectural beauties. They include a Renaissance mansion, the Hôtel des Chapelaines (1530) and the 14th century St. Jean Church. Troyes has an unusual Musée of Bonneterie (Bonnet making)in the 16th century Hôtel de Vauluisant. The Cathedral of St. Pierre and St. Paul has stained glass windows and a vaulted interior. The Basilica of St. Urbain dates from 1262 with a late 19th century façade.