Travel Blogs from Chavin
... the historic center for a bit, but it was wet and miserable so we only stayed in the city for an hour. The cathedral was definitely worth the slight detour, though.
Rather bedraggled, we got back in the car and headed to our motor inn outside of the city of Chateauroux. We never actually went to Chateauroux, so I have no idea what that city is like. This stop was simply a midway point right off the highway at which to spend the night. We loved it; it ...
make up for the lack of Magic yesterday we went to the Beauval Zoo!!!
Whooppee! I must admit, had it not been the major draw of there being
Sloths we probably would of bypassed, but this was too good to refuse
and made for a lovely Valentines!! Once again we practically had the
place to ourselves, and most animals were in their indoor enclosures
and curious as to their visitors so we really got up close ...
... stables and at the back, a barn with a built in two room house but no electricity, no water, no sewerage etc. And out the back, more than an acre of land with lovely big trees all around. Lots of possibilities and we have loads of ideas! Now we need an eponymous property name for the not-travelling blog. Ideas so far are limited. Ideas for blog name or property name ...
Second day here we have decided to go up the hill to the large town. Roy managed the walk with lots of stops and we found narrow streets with small shops but with in hour they were shutting for their siesta so we found a bar and had a drink for a while. I left Roy next to a roundabout and walked down to see a church which was near by. We walked back ...
... and Roy and me went around the right hand side. There was only one shop and I bought some grapes and bread and went up the hill to see the front of the church but it was closed so we could not look around.
We went back to the post office but I could not get in so thought it was closed but a lady who was walking passed showed me how to press a button and when the green light came on the door would be open ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed