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- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Non-smoking hotel
- Room service
- High-speed internet in room
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Our lazy rest day in Tours started with a 2 hour cycle along the Loire cycle route. We thought it would take us along the water but instead it took us through a little village and through lots of vineyards. It was a nice ride although not as flat as Ile de Re. The rest of ...
... and admired great views from the "battlements"or terraces as they're called. In all the châteaux I have greatly admired the wonderful carved furniture, the cabinets often inlaid with mother of pearl and also the huge tapestries, many faded now but where the colours were better preserved you could imagine the glorious effect ...
... 16th century tapestries, paintings, china etc. In one place the kitchens still had medieval sink, stove, pump and oven with copper pots and pans and it was easy to imagine what life was like!
Had an easy day today just wandering and eating and drinking - very tempting iin France as there are cafes and bars everywhere ...
... carried away... Actually obsessed. We haven't used it much as we have to get the photos off a phone onto an iPad to then upload and then sync. It's all very laborious, especially with single device wifi but we did it! Hope you like them dad?! By the time we left at 11, the gardens and chateaux were absolutely swarming. Definitely the right choice to get in early. Good one ...
... the walls. I felt like I could plop down and read in this massive mansion, it just had the sense of being a home. Yet nothing could beat the most amazing part of this chateau: the gardens. The sprawling yard consisted of the most immaculate flowers and intricately designed bushes. It was an art form. I could spend hours there just enjoying the views. ...