Le Grand Hotel de l'Abbaye
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... swan. He had quite the time teasing the swan into thinking that he was going to steal his food. The swan chased him back and forth around the pond, nipping at his feet whenever Yvon got too close. I think Yvon and the swan provided several guests with a little bit of entertainment! We walked out of town for a bit to get to our restaurant for dinner. I don't usually eat at restaurants in France as they are quite pricey, but once in a while it's nice to splurge. ...
... riding on the Loire a Velo bike path our fears were quickly dissipated once we discovered how good the signage was, we barely used the queue sheets during the ride. We stopped at Meung Sur Loire, a quaint town, for lunch at about 12:30. The chateau was closed and did not open for walking tours until 2pm. We chose not to wait for the gates to open and continued on our way to Beaugency. We could see dark clouds in the distance and ...
Marboue (N48 6.744' E1 19.722'). Another Aire. Toilets and emptying facilities for free, but Electricity and Water are chargeable (Electricity 2Euro for 55 minutes, extortion!). There is space for about ten vans, and, by evening it is full. Not surprising really, it is a very pleasant spot, on the banks of the River Loir and off the busy main road (N10).
It is here, I find, the helpful French people at Uzerche did not do the internet registration ...
... very scented and Japanese style), a rather bizarre one that followed the story of a girl through her life where she started out on lollies, sweets, then discovered alcohol and finally drugs, all represented by plants and design. Our favourite was an Irish garden that was inspired by nature with the crowning glory of a huge dragon egg (looked like a huge coconut) swing in the middle that you could lie in and listen to Irish music and poetry languidly flowing out, what an amazing ...
... In fact, you can hear the monks – they play chanting on an audio loop – nice.
Public holiday today so food is doubtful. H wisely bought wine today so all is well.
Currently sitting on the patio watching the river and the traffic on the bridge and drinking dinner.
More chateau tomorrow
There may be extra photos at: http://s300.photobucket.com/albums/nn39 ...