BEST WESTERN L'Artist Hotel

Address: 13 Rue Frederic Joliot Curie, Tours, Loire Valley, Centre, 37000, France | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on 13 Rue Frederic Joliot Curie, Tours, is near Musée des Beaux-Arts, Prieure de Saint-Cosme, Musee du Gemmail, and Didier Champalou.
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    Travel Blogs from Tours

    Clos Lucé: Leonardo da Vince's house.

    A travel blog entry by beandip on Oct 08, 2014

    2 comments, 4 photos

    ... He painted for them for years. Suddenly, the French king at the time, King Francois I decided to take over Italy. Life was starting to get rough for all Italians so Francois wrote a letter to Leonardo and asked him to come to France for a kingly sum of money as well as a position painting. Leonardo obliged and setting off by donkey with a suitcase full of his things as well as 3 paintings he began his journey over the Alps. When he got ...

    Loire chateaux

    A travel blog entry by boomermaxwell on Oct 03, 2014

    18 photos

    ... so wife and mistress never met!) Built in 1515; 440 rooms, 365 fireplaces and 84 staircases, Hundreds of towers, lanterns and turrets( almost reminiscent of Gaudi in Spain) and so drafty, King Francis I only lived there 42 odd days in 37 years. Saw a lovely owl at the top of the helical staircase. Huge trophy gallery with hunting spoils and weapons from the 1900s. Back to camp, feeling we had spent our money well to see so much of the. "Chateaux Country" in one ...

    Tours. Leonardo Da Vinci

    A travel blog entry by boomermaxwell on Oct 02, 2014

    9 photos

    ... from trees. Really not enough time to do justice to the gardens and we missed seeing an exhibition of drawings. Saw the areas he liked to sit and paint in; beautiful leafy glades set among giant pine trees. Back to camp, but we noticed the villages around here are so pretty, it would be great to have more time to walk around. We are lucky the crowds are all gone; nowhere is crowded or ...

    Amboise

    A travel blog entry by coolcomfort on Sep 17, 2014

    ... a nice dinner at La Reserve.

    Thursday 9/18 - today is our big sightseeing day in Amboise. The 1st order of business was to visit the Chateau Royal d'Amboise - this late 15th century chateau was the favored royal residence of Charles VIII.

    After our chateau tour, we wandered through the narrow little streets and alleys of Amboise. We stopped for some lunch a great little sandwich shop. In ...

    All Good Things Come To An End

    A travel blog entry by diana.peller on Jul 16, 2014

    7 photos

    ... and they understand that we're trying to improve our French so they actually talk to us and correct us. I can honestly say I think I've benefited more from hours of conversation with them than I have from class. Don't get me wrong, class has been very helpful, but I think that being immersed in the culture is more beneficial. My biggest struggle this past week or so has been balancing sleep and school and trying to profit from the culture all at the ...