Hotel La Sauldraie
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Friendly, comfortable and a fantastic Chef.
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... about 5pm off to our chateau hotel some 50kms away. Got lost in a close-by town, then Sonja (in her best French) got perfect directions. Lots of hand waving required, but it worked. Have just finished a lovely dinner in the chateau, as the deal is D, B&B. Looking forward to a run tomorrow around the property, & then working towards Paris for our last night in France. Tried some French Rose tonight - fail. Glad it was only a half ...
Chambord is another French folly, it never worked for most of its owners, it was built as a hunting lodge by the king and as with other chateau successive kings it was added to over the decades. Appallingly it was lived in for only a few weeks a year ...
Camping for free in a magical place. Just like being at home but surrounded by 2000 years of history. Biking is a delight on dedicated roads, way safer and superior often to the main road. A swim was great and these camp sites have very few bugs ...
... blackcurrant liqueur) topped up with white wine.
September 2, Tuesday
A four hour bus drive takes us into the Loire Valley where we visited Chambord Château built as a hunting lodge in 1515 by King Frances I. This Renaissance Château has 282 fireplaces, 77 stair cases, and 426 rooms and was often called "the masculine castle". One detail we found intriguing was the "helix staircase" that was designed so the king could be seen on ...
Had a lovely lie in followed by croissants with lashings of strawberry jam and several cups of tea. Today we had decided to go for a cycle ride around the area. Set off about 11am having slavered ourselves in sun tan lotion, map in hand (well I thought it was until we got to the gate and I realised it was still in the van!) grabbed another one from the reception with Andy muttering about heads being left etc! And off we went, cycled through ...