Albion

20 Rue du Pont de L'arche, Tours, Loire Valley, Centre, 37550, France | Hotel
 

Travel Blogs from Tours

The First of the Chateaux‏

A travel blog entry by mandyandcharlie

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... between free and occupied France, and legend has it that the Grand Gallery was used by the Resistance as an escape route to help large numbers of refugees fleeing the Nazi occupation. The interior of the chateau is full of wonderful furniture, and countless paintings and huge tapestries adorn the walls of every room.
We finally had had enough of the crowds and the heat, so retired to a nearby camping facility to ...

Chenonceau

A travel blog entry by lkeller

Our study abroad group took a trip to see Chenonceau, a beautiful castle on the Cher river. It was amazing to see in person and it might even be my new favorite castle over Villandry (the one with the gorgeous gardens). We took a tour of the castle, and after we had the opportunity to take a row boat out in the river. I went ...

Les Chateux de La Loire

A travel blog entry by diana.peller

10

... It was still a wonderful experience, but definitely a workout and when we finally got back to the start point I came out of the boat completely soaking in sweat. Shortly after, Devon and their boat made it back as well and I realized they had the same struggles as us.
After that we rewarded ourselves with some food. I ended up getting some very expensive 5 euro eggs (which I was craving for whatever reason) and some strawberries. Skipped out on the ice ...

Chef Diana

A travel blog entry by diana.peller

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... Though it seemed like we were throwing random ingredients together the whole time, the end products turned out pretty tasty.
The first thing we make was a sort of duck muffin (I know that sounds odd). Honestly this wasn't my favorite and it wasn't because of the duck. I've actually ate duck in France plenty of times, but this cupcake thing had so many weird additions to it that it was just odd. ...

Beginning of Week 2

A travel blog entry by aprilmaeeads

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... so nice when I needed to buy stamps to mail off my postcards Tuesday after class!
Everything you have heard about French people has not proven true for me. Everyone (at least the few I met in the Paris airport and everyone in Tours) has been very nice, accommodating, and helpful.
Except, of course, for the lady in the candy shop that I forgot to say "Hi!" to, and the woman in the grocery store who pegged me as ...

Location

This hotel, located on 20 Rue du Pont de L'arche, Tours, is near Rue Nationale, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Prieure de Saint-Cosme, and Château de Candé.
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4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

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