Chateau de Perreux - Amboise
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to the lovely Blois this morning, although it was a little
disappointing as the 'Musee de Magic' was not open. Should have never
told Ella about it as it got her excited! (It was the former home of
the French 'Houdin' who the American Houdini got his name from. But
we ended up exploring all the quiet backstreets of Blois, very quiet
and built into the hills so many ...
up frosty and cold (trying to scrimp on what gas we have left!) we
got on the road to the biggest and best chateau of the Loire Valley:
Chambord! The pics say it for themselves really, but it was quite
amazing although very cold inside! They were not so clever as the
bigger the rooms/higher the roofs, the harder to heat! Was built in
the 15th ...
Once again a lazy start to the day but eventually we got on the road to Amboise! This is a very very pretty town with a lot more upmarket troglodyte living! Very hip. But the main highlight here was 'Clos Luce' Leonardo's last home for 3 years of his life which was a big ...
We wanted to keep it pretty simple today. A Quick drive by the lovely Saumur Chateau and a stop in a Winery. The Winery was EXCELLENT. Yet another bonus of the low season, had the winemaker to ourselves who showed us around...Ella even had a few glasses on grape juice on the house. Tried some lovely wines..and golly gosh it is not a tasting! Had I gone along with each of their bottles to try I ...
... a spiralling turret out of the chateau and on to the streets of Amboise for some lunch. Met up with Trace and we lunched at Bigot on the recommendation of Alex. Thanks Alex it was absolutely delicious. We had the vegetable quiche with salad and the most decadent hot chocolate. Of course they are renowned chololatiers so had to buy some "take away" chocolate....just had to! wandered around Amboise and down to the river before jumping on the mini bus again to Chambord ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking