Travel Blogs from Amboise
St Martin's tomb is in the crypt of the new Basilica. He was a Roman soldier who cut his cloak in half with his sword and gave half to a starving beggar suffering in the cold. He took a real risk doing this as the cloak was the property of the Roman Imperial Army.
He was a special man who ...
... Tours via Loches. Unfortunately the Chateau at Loches isn't really visible from the ring road. . We took the road towards Amboise and after crossing the river Cher, we turned left towards Tours and found our campsite at La Ville aux Dames.
We had a lovely journey in bright sunshine, but it ...
Quick update, there was a little bit of snow today!! I was in English Class and my friend suddenly said "Hannah! Look! It's snowing!" (In French). It was raining and snowing too, it was so pretty because it was gentle and in flurries.
... and cows to dodge. It took us down this skinny street so narrow that I had to pull the mirrors in. If it had been 2 inches narrower, we would have been stuck. When we pulled out of that street an old French man was staring at us like he had just seen the second rising of Jesus. We asked him if we could continue down the street and he said we. So off we ...
... having a picnic by the river and even took a nap! We had a quick dinner in the town center right by the castle and grabbed some ice cream as we ran to the bridge to watch the sunset. The colors were absolutely splendid! Red, yellow, orange, blue purple all joined as one when the sun took its rest behind the clouds. The sun reflected beautifully on the river, and within seconds, night and day became one and silence enveloped the town. It was peaceful and ever so romantic. Ken and ...
Other places to stay in Amboise
17 Rue des Sablonnieres, Amboise | 2 star hotelfrom $137
Z.I. La Boitardiere, Amboise | Hotelfrom $87
12 Avenue Emile Gounin, Amboise | 3 star hotelfrom $135
36 quai Charles-Guinot, Amboise | 4 star hotelfrom $260
1, rue du Clos Bourget , Amboise | Hotelfrom $60
11 pl. Richelieu, Amboise | 2 star hotelfrom $86
Rue du Cedre, Amboise | 3 star hotelfrom $188
27 rue Rabelais, Amboise | 3 star hotelfrom $159
- Very disappointed--be sure to confirm the details!
- Excellent, comfortable, central - ideal for a Loire tour
- Best Stay Ever
9 Rue D'orange, Amboise | Hotelfrom $182
11-13 rue Chaptal, Amboise | 2 star hotelfrom $76
12 quai Charles-Guinot, Amboise | Hotelfrom $132
Route des Ormeaux, Amboise | 3 star hotelfrom $174
Rte. de Chenonceaux, Amboise | Hotelfrom $60
6, Rue Voltaire, Amboise | Hotelfrom $82
34, Quai Charles Guinot, Amboise | Hotelfrom $190
- A must!
- The Life
- You must stay here!
1 Mail Saint Thomas, Amboise | Hotelfrom $215
- Highly Recommended
- Enjoyed Le Manoir
- Undemanding perfection
26, rue Jules Ferry, Amboise | 2 star hotelfrom $91