Travel Blogs from Beaugency
... driving round Paris as they don’t have much in the way of lane lines so people just drive where they want on the road!
It was raining in Versailles and it didn’t stop raining the whole time we were there. Michael wanted to take Kyria to the doctor as she didn’t seem to be getting any better so they dropped Eli and myself off out the front of Versailles. There was a bit of a line out the front and I didn’t think we’d get through it in ...
... catacombs of which were worth exploring. We ate dinner at an Italian restaurant in the middle of a plaza, where the locals were a little subdued, as the French football team had just been beaten in the world cup by Germany! Then we visited the Chateau Royal de Blois for the nightly son et lumiere (sound and light) show, which dramatically depicted the chateau's rather turbulent - and sometimes gory - history. By the time that was over, it was almost 11.30pm - a very late night for us!
... 5pm at the camping car park and compared our days events. A very pleasant day. But it wasn't over yet as every night at 10.30 there is a sound and light show at the chateaux Blois so we had dinner out in the town so we could stay awake and headed off to the show. The show lasted 45 minutes and told the story of the Chateaux itself, Joan of Arc and some of the kings of France who made this their home. Very well ...
Another sunny day in the Loire and we were out early after breakfast with the finches and another load of washing pegged out. We bought our tickets to visit Chateau Cheverny from the campsite to avoid queueing and it was a good plan, as we arrived the church bell struck 10 and we were the first visitors to arrive. This was our favourite of the four Chateaux we have visited in the last seven ...
Remember when I said I bought some new knickers yesterday. Well I didn't really understand the sizing. Despite the vast quantities of fromage I've consumed there's still plenty on room to move in these babies. Un grande knickers. Anyway...back to things of greater cultural relevance.
Toured the Abbey this morning on the Mont. OMGoodness. Freaking genius. Once again, how they built this thing on the top of a tiny rocky island 1,000 years ago I do not ...
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