Hotel Du Parc
Travel Blogs from Saumur
Well, it rained on and off all night and again in the morning. The forecast was for rain/showers for the next few days. We put off our cycle ride/picnic, hoping that it would clear up. Then, spontaneously at 11.10am, we both said, ' why don't we move on, instead of sitting here waiting for the rain to stop?' We still had the blue ...
... a map of the area at the closed TO and were able to find the cycle path which led to it.
By this time it was really hot and we were glad to get back to the campsite for lunch in the shade.We made plans to cycle to the lake with a picnic the next day.
However, it ...
... French town has a municipal site. Some are very small and basic, but some are superb and the one at La Fleche on the R. Loir is very good.
We travelled via Poitiers and Saumur using N roads, which were straight as a die, and went through lovely farming country. and of course through vineyards in the Loire ...
... sell from their own property. The GPS had been set and it took us out into the country surrounded by vineyards and then asked us to turn into this unmarked shingle track in between two fields of vines. We meandered through for about 2kms wondering if we were in the right place when a farmer appeared from nowhere and told us we had come in the back way but we were in the right place. They were so welcoming and the ...
... That night we went into the village of Durtal for dinner, a little pizzeria. Fascinating owners that gabbled away in French, we didn't understand a word, thank goodness Tony and Chris were able to translate for us! Ray ordered a ham and artichoke pizza that had scallop potato on it, a bit unusual! Thursday Another nice relaxed morning in which we began packing our bags for our train journey to England the next morning. We were all a little worried ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking