Hotel St. Jean
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A great night at Le Hourdel despite torrential rain but quite warm and humid. Moved on to Marboue yesterday and a better and drier night. Just having a coffee and internet fix, shopping and fuel and then on to Uzerche where we hope there is still electricity and nicer ...
... castle (Rigney Usee). We then visited the Château de Chinon (built in the 11th century) which is famous for having a connection to Joan of Arc and it was also the prison for some of the Knights Templar in the 14th century. After a stop at a local village for lunch we visited a troglodyte village which was fascinating. These were the homes of the workers who excavated the stone used to build the castles in the Loire Valley. They are homes (caves) built ...
... been crazy about, until again I had them in their source country. While the chocolate and salted caramel ones were good, it was the lemon that was amazing. I could have eaten six of them, but alas I only bought one :(.
Took the long way back to the hostel so we could see Paris at night. Notre Dame, The Louvre, and The Seine all lit up was a beautiful sight. Going to come back in a couple of nights to take some pictures.
... who was thrown out of it by the wife when the king died. Women!
Spent the rest of the afternoon relaxing at the B&B. Made another nice dinner and drank a bottle of wine while we played two rounds of Skip Bo. A well-deserved relaxing evening.
... ever seen a real camel before.
We got to our B&B and it was an entire house to ourselves. It was so nice to be alone for two days, and not having to share bathroom, and having a kitchen to prepare some meals. We hit up the local supermarche and grabbed some Gouda, some wine, some delicious fresh sausages, and cucumbers and tomatoes that I turned into a nice salad. It was a nice and relaxing evening, spending time together.
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