Auberge De La Madeleine
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Interesting village where Van Gogh lived the last 70 days of his life & where he is buried. He painted 80 paintings & 100+ drawings during this time! Once again we're having unusually nice weather. Last week it was cold & rainy. This afternoon we are sailing back to Paris... Some are touring Versailles & we will pick them up along the river somewhere. I'm enjoying my panoramic windows open and listening to the birds & ...
... this time on the Loire this place had a massive chateau saw the sun for the first time one night Pam wanted to move on only 5k to Marboue more grass here sun still out. Drove to Blois lots to do went to park up but credit card did not work at barrier entrance so moved on less said about the day the ...
The first part of my trip took me to Amboise, nestled in the Loire Valley. The drive reminded my of The Netherlands, it was so flat and green, you could see for miles around. Covered in beautiful Chateaux's with acres of vineyards the valley is a special place.
Amboise was on route to Bordeaux and I had heard some great things ...
... finally finding the castle, which didn't look all that big or spectacular and we couldn't even get near it, so we decided to not pay any entrance fee and just head back to the hotel (another 40 minute drive). Driving to the different castles was interesting, because there are not really highways but just little roads in the middle of fields or vinyards, and I believe these roads were built in the times of horse-drawn carriages, because their two way street was ...
Next the drive to Amboise, Everyone seems to think its amazing me doing this on my own, but today I met a young couple with bicycles and trailers travelling with 3 toddlers and a tent they had come from the south of France and were planning to cycle to Austria WOW!
Visited the lovely home of Leonardo De Vinci, I loved it here and enjoyed seeing the gardens which had a number models of his inventions ...
Other places to stay in Vendome
15 Faubourg Chartrain, Vendome | Hotelfrom $112
14, Rue Poterie, Vendome | Hotelfrom $106
8, boulevard de Tremault, Vendome | 2 star hotelfrom $86
Route De Blois, Vendome | Hotelfrom $88
RN10, Vendome | Hotelfrom $43