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... south bank of the River Cher with roots dating back to the 10th century, if not earlier. In the morning we walked along its cobblestone streets, admiring the houses and stores packed so neatly next to (and on top of) one another and the criss-crossing lanes meeting at the wonderfully odd angles that are the trademark of these little French towns. As we explored the town, the bells of ...
... some larger towns and got acquainted with the French toll road system, which, after you get used to it, isn't too difficult to deal with. What is difficult to deal with is how expensive driving on the toll roads is. We ended up spending somewhere around 35 Euros (around $48.00 US) in tolls, all told.
See you tomorrow, after we are in ...
Our travels in Latin America have come to an end and here we are, back home in St Cyran du Jambot. Spring is in full swing, the sun is shining between those 'April' showers, the pool is crystal clear (at last!) and life returns to normal. Not so bad, really!
In between weeding, planting and weeding again, I am more than busy promoting my book Beneath African Skies (this link ...
... Racoons, Mantanees, Gorillas, Chimps!!! and the
Gorilla and Chimps kids were so playful . Really great day..I found
it rather amusing how excited Ella was to see the Koalas and
Kangaroos! Although I would say her favourite was the Penguins and
Meerkats :) We had a lovely night at a Campsite run by a Welsh Couple
in Obterre. Really lovely restored French Farmhouse and nice chatting
about their life there.
to the lovely Blois this morning, although it was a little
disappointing as the 'Musee de Magic' was not open. Should have never
told Ella about it as it got her excited! (It was the former home of
the French 'Houdin' who the American Houdini got his name from. But
we ended up exploring all the quiet backstreets of Blois, very quiet
and built into the hills so many ...