Hotel Grand St. Michel
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Great place to stay overlooking the wonderful chateau. Old hunting lodge atmosphere with deer antlers on the walls and lots of pictures of deer and hunting scenes decorating the walls. Nice dining room with elegant atmosphere and good food. .
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On checking out of our hotel in Blois this morning we enquired where the closest supermarket was, but the reply came back, all closed today, public holiday! Can't believe how many public holidays they have over here! This one is called Victory in Europe Day and celebrates the end of hostilities in WW2 and the French people's freedom. It is the …
On Monday we undertook another pretty long drive – this time from San Sebastian in Spain through to the Loire Valley in France. This means that we are now about 200km short of Paris.
The Loire Valley is the home of many large French Chateaux. This is where French royalty have lived and played for centuries.
Tonight we are …
... our way to Amboise. This morning we visited Chateau Royal d'Amboise. This residence dates back to 503! During the Renaissance, the king made a palace out of this chateau. It was a symbol of his power and a center for political, economic and artistic activity. It also stands in memory of a historic turning point when France's styles ...
... in giggles. Their evening meal consisted of a pizza (not a Pizza Hut large, more of a French kinda small) and a portion of frites between the 3 of them, something our lad at that age would had eaten to himself!!!! Gotta love the British ;-) Onwards and upwards tomorrow, to Paris tomorrow to visit with our good friends the Bevers for a few days :-) Ooooo an update the pizza wasn't good enough so they had to set up the whole cooker system, for ...
... during the course of the tour and I managed to score one for guessing the answers to Adam's riddles -
What word in the English language has three consecutive double letters in it?
The second one was easier: The more you have of it the less you can see! What is it?
What has a head, a tail and a brown body?
See how quickly you can work them out and let me know the answers.