Hotel Restaurant Cheops

75, boulevard Jean Jaures, Joue-Les-Tours, Loire Valley, Centre, 37300, France | 2 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Joue-Les-Tours

C is for "castle"

A travel blog entry by rossfamily

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... were incredible. There are lookout platforms all around the perimeter, and the views were great from all sides. We could see the Clos LucÚ and all the way down the Loire river valley.

We went in the little chapel building too (the Chapel of St. Hubert) – the final resting place of Leonardo da Vinci. It was again pretty humbling to be in the presence of such a visionary mind. We also spent some time walking through the gardens and ...

Life well spent is long

A travel blog entry by rossfamily

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... contained models of a lot of da Vinci’s invention ideas, which were fascinating. But by far the highlight of the Clos LucÚ was the expansive property and the gardens – beautifully manicured, with lakes, ponds, trees, and pathways winding all around. All throughout the gardens were recreations of many of da Vinci’s inventions, and the girls were even able to try some out. Cassidy even got some inspiration for her ...

Da Vinci and Wine

A travel blog entry by browntravelco

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Once again a lazy start to the day but eventually we got on the road to Amboise! This is a very very pretty town with a lot more upmarket troglodyte living! Very hip. But the main highlight here was 'Clos Luce' Leonardo's last home for 3 years of his life which was a big ...

Lazy Days

A travel blog entry by browntravelco

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We wanted to keep it pretty simple today. A Quick drive by the lovely Saumur Chateau and a stop in a Winery. The Winery was EXCELLENT. Yet another bonus of the low season, had the winemaker to ourselves who showed us around...Ella even had a few glasses on grape juice on the house. Tried some lovely wines..and golly gosh it is not a tasting! Had I gone along with each of their bottles to try I ...

Scenes From The Valley.

A travel blog entry by roduperron

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... Vinci ended his days in this unassuming manor. Now sketches and models and 3D animations bring to life his boundless ingenuity, tributes to the ideas which, by and large, were executed by others only centuries later. Full size models dot the extensive grounds that surround the museum, underlining the unfeasible nature of some of the designs. What is the legacy of the visionary, dreaming up the impossible, then never bringing it to fruition? I would spend good money ...

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This 2 star hotel, located on 75, boulevard Jean Jaures, Joue-Les-Tours, is near Rue Nationale, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Prieure de Saint-Cosme, and Château de Candé.
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