La boule d'or
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We woke up at about 7.30am to the sound of pitter-pattering on the roof. No rain had been forecast- just sun and clouds. However, after a couple of tries, no real rain materialised. Our bus into the centre of Tours was not until 11.28am so we could have a nice leisurely Sunday breakfast. By the time we left to walk to ...
... 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 ...
... destroyed during the French Revolution.
The Abbey has been extensively restored and is magnificent. We have the company of a very friendly cat who followed us along the lane leading up to the abbey and I am able to have a brief cuddle before he squirms and wants to get down.. He is waiting for us on our return and follows along the lane.
It's starting to rain again. So we dash into a ...
... bed, incredibly comfortable and beautifully appointed. The bathroom with a lovely big tub for soaking and a separate dressing room. Beautiful decor.
We are all very tired from our long trip today and i quickly throw a salad together and cook some fresh fish in garlic butter and lemon. The bottle of peach wine i put into the fridge to cool falls out of the fridge door as i open it and smashes into hundreds of pieces. So we can strike that from our dinner menu. ...
... trip, never mind actually packing it and bringing it home! Anyway, the whole thing was great fun.
I went with the Magnificent Seven afterwards for a picnic dinner by the river. One couple had bought grapes, a container of olives and peppers, apples, brie, crackers, Boursin, two baguettes, and wine. It was pretty good stuff and a nice setting. It got dark pretty quickly but it was a warm evening.
Tomorrow's going to be a long bus day. Oy.