Auberge De La Madeleine
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... Plus it was raining so it was hard to take photos before the rain hit your camera lens! So, the Versailles gardens are now my favourite place in France! They were so beautiful. It would be a great place to get wedding photos too. We saw that you could hire bikes and ride around – that would have been so much fun to do if it hadn’t been raining. We made our way back to where we started, just within our hour! The golf carts only went at a certain speed – ...
... with dozens of stags with gilded heads and antlers of up to 3 metre spreads.
We met up with the rest of the team mid-afternoon at Blois, a lovely old town on the banks of the Loire. Getting to the Aire was interesting: our GPS took us right through the central shopping area - our first real taste of driving in heavy French traffic. We had a walk around the old part of the town, and admired the view out over the river from the gardens at the top of a hill behind the cathedral, ...
... was on offer there. Arriving at Blois we found a camping car (as they call Motorhomes over here) car park very close to the Blois Chateaux so paid our €5 to stay for the night and then went exploring. Mandy later told us we had missed out on a fantastic chateaux (the one they did in the morning) but we went to see the Chateaux Chambord in the afternoon instead which was huge and quite interesting. We all met ...
By Caleb and Jacob: We woke up and ate some croissants and baguettes with Nutella. After breakfast we got on the bus and went to a town called Amboise. We walked around for awhile and had some burgers for lunch. After about two hours of walking around, we got on the bus again and went to a castle in the middle of a river (Chenonceau). As soon as we got off the bus it smelled just ...
Saturday, June 21st The longest day of the year is when the French celebrate "La fête de la musique". In Tours there were many different performers all over town, ranging from Swing dancers to guitar players to EDM. It was comparable to a 4th of July event but with a lot more music! The town was packed with people and it lasted ...
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